Temple of Trajan in Pergamon

Jens Helmstedt

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The Roman Trajan Temple at the Akropolis of Pergamon was built from white marble in the 2nd century BC., finished during the reign of Hadrian II. (117-138 BC.)

The Akropolis of Pergamon is located on a hill near the modern city of Bergama in western Turkey. From the 8th century BC. aeolian Greeks settled here, later in the 4th century BC. the city was under control of generals of Alexander the Great.

During the Pergamon Dynasty under Eumenes I. 263-241 BC. the city was famous as important centre of science. 133 BC. Pergamon became captital of the province Asia as part of the Roman Empire.

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