Nearly all Roman art had a practical purpose, such as honoring their gods or to strengthen a building. The Romans invented concrete. They are famous for their mosaics made of pieces of colored pebbles and ceramic tile.

Ancient Roman Mosaics

Ancient Roman Art (Met Museum)

Object to Explore, Roman Statute

Object to Explore, Roman Toy Doll

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Roman Drain Cover (and more, BBC)

The Roman World (Penn Museum)

Roman Art for Kids

The Artemis Gallery

Roman mosaic from the Met Museum

Ancient Rome for Kids

Free Ancient Roman Interactive Games

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