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scenes of the Nile in Italy

Nile mosaic (Barberini mosaic) from the Sanctuary of Fortuna at Praeneste, Italy. Dated to the last quarter of the second century BCE. (image and caption from

Classic black and white mosaics in the ruins of Ostia Antica in Lazio Italy 1st century BCE - 3rd century CE (26), via Flickr.

Reclining Romans from the Nile Mosaic of the Sanctuary of Fortuna Primigenia (Praenesta) Pergamon Museum.

Cobra Detail from Mosaic depicting a Nilotic scene from the House of the Faun in Pompeii Roman 2nd century BCE - 79 CE by mharrsch, via Flickr

Temple choir mosaic (3rd century CE) -- From the Temple of Diana Tifatina, Campania region, Italy.