Take a tour through ancient Rome and see what it would have looked like during the years of the late Empire (circa 320 C.E.). This video was produced by the Khan Academy in conjunction with the Rome Reborn project at the University of Virginia.
Roman Soldiers' Gambling Dice. Matthew 27:35 After they had nailed him to the cross, the soldiers gambled for his clothes by throwing dice. 36 Then they sat around and kept guard as he hung there. 37 A sign was fastened above Jesus’ head, announcing the charge against him. It read: “This is Jesus, the King of the Jews.”