- The Porta Nigra was a Roman city gate at the time of Augusta Treverorum.
- Built in the 2nd part of the second century AD.
- Napoleon Bonaparte ordered its complete restoration during the Consulate in the early nineteenth century.
- It is the emblem of the city of Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.
(Photo credit: Alexandre-Pierre Gaspar)
Augusta Treverorum, Germany, Porta Nigra, Rhineland-Palatinate, Trier