Pergamum Temple of Serapis (Red Court) Altar

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Description

This temple was dedicated to Egyptian gods was built during the time of Hadrian (117-138 A.D.). Because of its conspicuous red brickwork, it is often referred to as the Red Court. In front of this temple stands an altar, which is decorated with serpents that wind themselves around a tree and that are feeding from a bowl.