The Spoils of Jerusalem, Arch of Titus

The emperor Titus sacked the temple in Jerusalem and looted its most holy treasures.

Relief panel with The Spoils of Jerusalem Being Brought into Rome, Arch of Titus, Rome, after 81 C.E., marble, 7’10” high

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Cite this page as: Dr. Steven Fine and Dr. Beth Harris, "The Spoils of Jerusalem, Arch of Titus," in Smarthistory, December 16, 2015, accessed December 2, 2023,