Porta Nigra
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Architect unknown
Location Trier, Germany   map
Building Type fortified gate
 Construction System cut stone bearing masonry
Climate mediterranean
Context urban
Style Ancient Roman


Photo, exterior, historical overview

View from east - the original out side of the gate

Gateways, from north


Perspective engraving, historical

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Discussion Porta Nigra Commentary

Sources on Porta Nigra

Sir Banister Fletcher. A History of Architecture. Boston: Butterworths, 1987. ISBN 0-408-01587-X. NA200.F63 1987.

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