Rhinoceros being captured for Roman games,  third to fourth century Roman floor mosaic in imperial  villa at Piazza Armerina, Sicily

Rhinoceros being captured for Roman games, third to fourth century Roman floor mosaic in imperial villa at Piazza Armerina, Sicily

Tigress being captured for Roman games, third to fourth century Roman floor mosaic in imperial villa at Piazza Armerina, Sicily

Tigress being captured for Roman games, third to fourth century Roman floor mosaic in imperial villa at Piazza Armerina, Sicily

Roman mosaic in the House of the Athlete or Desultor, located near the forum, contains a humorous mosaic of an athlete or acrobat riding a donkey back to front while holding a cup in his outstretched hand. It may possibly represent Silenus also known as the wine God Dionysus or Bacchus. Looking towards the Basilica. Volubilis Archaeological Site, near Meknes, Morocco

Roman mosaic in the House of the Athlete or Desultor, located near the forum, contains a humorous mosaic of an athlete or acrobat riding a donkey back to front while holding a cup in his outstretched hand. It may possibly represent Silenus also known as the wine God Dionysus or Bacchus. Looking towards the Basilica. Volubilis Archaeological Site, near Meknes, Morocco

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