Car or chariot drawn by four horses abreast and favoured for chariot racing in Classical Antiquity and the Roman Empire until the Late Middle Ages.- Quadriga
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Type of cart driven by a charioteer, usually using horses to provide rapid motive power.
In ancient Rome and some other ancient Mediterranean civilizations, a biga required two horses, a triga three, and a quadriga four.
The personified goddess of victory.
She is often seen with or in a chariot, as in the late 18th-century sculpture representing Victory in a quadriga on the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany; "Il Vittoriano" in Rome has two.
God and personification of the Sun (Solar deity).
In art he is usually depicted as a beardless youth in a chiton holding a whip and driving his quadriga, accompanied by various other celestial gods such as Selene, Eos, or the stars.
Military decoration in the Kingdom of Prussia, and later in the German Empire (1871–1918) and Nazi Germany (1933–1945).
When the Quadriga of the Goddess of Peace was retrieved from Paris at Napoleon's fall, it was re-established atop Berlin's Brandenburg Gate.
18th-century neoclassical monument in Berlin, built on the orders of Prussian king Frederick William II after restoring the Orangist power by suppressing the Dutch popular unrest.
Atop the gate is a sculpture by Johann Gottfried Schadow of a quadriga - a chariot drawn by four horses - driven by Victoria, the Roman goddess of victory.
Opera house of the Sächsische Staatsoper Dresden and the concert hall of the Staatskapelle Dresden (Saxon State Orchestra).
On top of the portal there is a Panther quadriga with a statue of Dionysos.
Sky deity who represents the Sun, or an aspect of it.
Sol Invictus depicted riding a quadriga on the reverse of a Roman coin.
One of the most popular ancient Greek, Roman, and Byzantine sports.
Most races involved four-horse chariots (quadrigae), or less often, two-horse chariots (bigae).
Cathedral church of the Roman Catholic Patriarchate of Venice; it became the episcopal seat of the Patriarch of Venice in 1807, replacing the earlier cathedral of San Pietro di Castello.
They were part of a quadriga adorning the Hippodrome and are the only equestrian team to survive from classical Antiquity.
Historic site, exhibition hall and museum complex located at the Champs-Élysées in the 8th arrondissement of Paris, France.
A monumental bronze quadriga by Georges Récipon tops each wing of the main façade.