The Pyramid of Caius Cestius
 

The Pyramid of Caius Cestius

This Egyptian-influenced piece of architecture[a] was built during the first century B.C, in the twilight years of the Roman republic. It holds the ashes of Caius Cestius, Praetor, Tribune and Septemvirate of the Epulos.

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Ostiense Gate, Rome 2008

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Ostiense Gate, Rome 2008

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pyramid_of_Cestius