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The Pantheon

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The Pantheon was initially built by Agrippa in the first century BC, dedicated to the planetary gods. But the great rotunda was later built by Hadrian (AD 118-128).

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The diameter of the dome is greater than that of St. Peter's (42.5 m) and remained unsurpassed till the 20th century.

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Model of Rome in the days of
Constantine the Great
Museo della Civilta, Rome