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"Triumph of Poseidon and Amphitrite", detail of a vast Roman mosaic from Cirta, now in the Louvre (ca. 315–325 AD).
Triumph of Amphitrite and Neptune (Poseidon), Roman mosaic, 4th century AD, (Musée du Louvre, Paris).
Roman mosaic depicting the Triumph of Amphitrite & Neptune (Poseidon), detail of a vast mosaic from Cirta, Roman Africa (ca. 315–325 AD -- The Louvre, Paris.
Greek Mosaic -- "Triumph of Neptune Amphitrite" -- Circa 315-325 CE -- Discovered in 1842 in Constantine (ancient Cirta), Algeria.
“@TheRomanSoc @GallulaRoma MT @EuropesHistory: 1st century AD Roman mosaic detailing entertainment at games ”
Detail of mosaic, Herculaneum...I love how slight color shade changes this looks like the wall is rippled.
Musician with tympanon,detail of a Roman mosaic, Villa del Cicerone, Pompeii by Asoka: Buddhism from Asia to Scandinavia, via Flickr
Detail of Roman Mosaic by davetonkin, via Flickr
Detail of Poseidon mosaic from Zeugma
Detail, floor mosaic
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Detail of mosaic, Herculaneum...slight color shade changes make it look as though the wall is rippled.
prev pinner note: Roman statue of goddes Isis holding a a bucket and a sistrum, ritual implements used in her worship. Marble, 2nd century CE. On display at Musei Capitolini, Rome