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Domus Aurea built by Nero to designs by Severus (mid-C1) on the Esquiline Hill, Rome. It was a large palace with landscaped gardens, and was remarkable for its complex plan with rooms of different geometrical shapes, many of them vaulted and sumptuously decorated.

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