ROME 'BLUE RIVER' CITYSCAPE 1:5000

A 3D PLASTER MODEL OF THIS GLORIOUS CITY. MEASURING 12IN HIGH, 12IN WIDE, 2IN DEEP & 6.5LB APPROXIMATELY.


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Rome grew from pastoral settlements on the south side of the Tiber where it forms a Z-shaped curve that contains an island where the river can be forded. Because of the river and the ford, Rome was at a crossroads of traffic following the river valley and of traders traveling north and south on the west side of the peninsula. The population grew to an estimated 310,000 people by the 3rd century BC. Rome gained dominance over the Mediterranean and the Roman Empire was established under Octavian in 27 BC. The city of Rome now surpassed a population of one million. After the collapse of the Western Roman Empire, Rome entered a long period of decline. During the medieval period, with the associated lack of construction activity, assured the survival of very significant ancient Roman material remains in the centre of the city. Rome was once the world's main epicentre of classical architecture, developing new forms such as the arch, the dome and the vault. Later the city became one of the main centres of Renaissance and Baroque architecture. Rome's cityscape is also widely Neoclassical and Fascist in style.

This 3d map of Rome, at a scale of 1:5000, is centred on the area just east of the Z-shaped curve in the Tiber. It is a single plaster tile measuring 30x30cm encapsulated in a perspex frame. The model can wall hang or be displayed on a desk or table top.

DETAILS

MATERIALPlaster, metal etching, acrylic box frame
LOCATIONRome, Italy
DIMENSIONS12in high, 12in wide, 2in deep & 6.5lb approximately.

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Jennie from Charlotte  March 14 2019
The model made it perfectly, very well packed, and my architect recipient was thrilled!

Tom from Chicago  March 13 2019
I just gave my father the model as a birthday present and his exact words were \"It\'s absolutely marvelous.\" Keep up the good work; all of your pieces look fantastic.

Priscillia from Nantes  February 13 2019
Tr├Ęs belle repr├ęsentation du mont-blanc, magnifique!!!\r\n

REINHARD from GERMANY  January 13 2019
The pictures arrived today with me. I am very excited! The pictures are really fantastic! Thank you very much.

NICK ARMATA from BOSTON, MA USA  January 10 2019
Just got my model in the mail, such a great addition to me shelf! Not to mention the shipping was ridiculously fast for shipping halfway around the world! Thanks for providing such a great product, the only issue is which model to get next!. You guys are great; keep up the great work!

TRACEY NEWLOVE from SOUTH WALES  January 04 2019
The cityscape I order from you arrived safely and on time in Atlanta and son and daughter-in-law were delighted with their Christmas present. Our daughter-in-law is an illustrator and graphic designer and she loved the craftsmanship. You were a delight to do business with. Thank you.

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