Macuteo Obelisk - Rome, Italy
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache
N 41° 53.951 E 012° 28.601
33T E 290687 N 4641661
Quick Description: Domitian (I century AD) had this obelisk, erected by Ramses II (XIII century BC) in Heliopolis, placed in the Temple of Isis, which used to be where now stands the church of Santa Maria sopra Minerva.
Location: Lazio, Italy
Date Posted: 10/7/2015 1:32:25 PM
Waymark Code: WMPQF2
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67
Views: 9

Long Description:
Found in 1373, it was erected in piazza di San Macuto in 1404. and In 1711, it was moved to the front of the Pantheon by Pope Clement XI, over a fountain designed by Giacomo Della Porta.
Most Relevant Historical Period: Roman Empire > 27 B.C.

Admission Fee: No

Web Site: [Web Link]

Condition: Completely intact or reconstructed

Opening days/times: Not listed

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