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Roman Mosaic  --  Excavated from the 'Villa Romana del Casale,' Piazza Armerina  --  Sicily, Italy

Roman Mosaic -- Excavated from the 'Villa Romana del Casale,' Piazza Armerina -- Sicily, Italy

Siracusa (Sicilia), Italia.

Siracusa (Sicilia), Italia.

Charging and discharging wild animals on a ship. Detail of the Big Game Hunt, mosaic (3rd-4th CE) in the ambulatory of the Villa del Casale, Piazza Armerina, Sicily, Italy.

Charging and discharging wild animals on a ship. Detail of the Big Game Hunt, mosaic (3rd-4th CE) in the ambulatory of the Villa del Casale, Piazza Armerina, Sicily, Italy.

Villa Romana del Casale, Piazza Armerina, Sicily, Italy

Villa Romana del Casale, Piazza Armerina, Sicily, Italy

Mosaic, Villa del Casale, Piazza Armerina.

Mosaic, Villa del Casale, Piazza Armerina.

villa_casale Villa romana muy conservada en Piazza Armerina Sicilia

villa_casale Villa romana muy conservada en Piazza Armerina Sicilia

The Ear of Dionysius in Siracusa, on the island of Sicily. The shape of the cave creates astonishing acoustical effects wherein a whisper at one end of the cave can be heard clearly at the other.

The Ear of Dionysius in Siracusa, on the island of Sicily. The shape of the cave creates astonishing acoustical effects wherein a whisper at one end of the cave can be heard clearly at the other.

#InvasioniDigitali del parco archeologico di Morgantina a Aidone, Enna il 23 aprile alle ore 11.00 Invasore: Rosy Giangreco

#InvasioniDigitali del parco archeologico di Morgantina a Aidone, Enna il 23 aprile alle ore 11.00 Invasore: Rosy Giangreco

Roman bikini girls exercising on the beach: mosaics from the villa at Piazza Armerina

Roman bikini girls exercising on the beach: mosaics from the villa at Piazza Armerina

mosaïque de Piazza Armerina - chasse au sanglier

mosaïque de Piazza Armerina - chasse au sanglier

Floating paradise

Floating paradise


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Amazingly clear water!

Amazingly clear water!

Renowned ancient Roman mosaic from Israel, on international tour, makes final U.S. stop at the Penn Museum

Renowned ancient Roman mosaic from Israel, on international tour, makes final U.S. stop at the Penn Museum

Roman (Antioch), Worcester Hunt Floor Mosaic. Early 6th Century. Worcester Art Museum.

Roman (Antioch), Worcester Hunt Floor Mosaic. Early 6th Century. Worcester Art Museum.

Inventory No : 1016 The Yakto Mosaic consists of three sections. At the heart of the mosaic is a MEGALOPSYCHIA (Great Spirit) figure surrounded by hunters. The outer border depicts daily life and architectural texture of Antioch.

Inventory No : 1016 The Yakto Mosaic consists of three sections. At the heart of the mosaic is a MEGALOPSYCHIA (Great Spirit) figure surrounded by hunters. The outer border depicts daily life and architectural texture of Antioch.

Late Roman mosaic fragment of horseman roping a deer from Carthage by mharrsch, via Flickr

Late Roman mosaic fragment of horseman roping a deer from Carthage by mharrsch, via Flickr

Hunting Scene Late Roman (Daphne), early 6th century A.D., Mosaic  Worcester Museum of Art

Hunting Scene Late Roman (Daphne), early 6th century A.D., Mosaic Worcester Museum of Art

Marash - Ancient Village or Settlement in Kahramanmaraş, Maraş, Germanicia Caesarea Turkey

Marash - Ancient Village or Settlement in Kahramanmaraş, Maraş, Germanicia Caesarea Turkey

Villa del Casale - l'enfant et la chèvre

Villa del Casale - l'enfant et la chèvre

Diptych Depicting the Venatio, c. 400-450. National Museums, Liverpool. Culture roman. Venatio (Latin: venatio, "hunting", plural venationes) was a form of entertainment in Roman amphitheaters involving the hunting and slaying of wild animals.

Diptych Depicting the Venatio, c. 400-450. National Museums, Liverpool. Culture roman. Venatio (Latin: venatio, "hunting", plural venationes) was a form of entertainment in Roman amphitheaters involving the hunting and slaying of wild animals.

Villa Romana de La Olmeda Visita - Mosaico de La Olmeda

Villa Romana de La Olmeda Visita - Mosaico de La Olmeda

Villa Romana del Casale. Piazza Armerina, Villa romana del Casale, dimora rurale tardo-romana -  il proprietario della villa sarebbe stato il tetrarca Massimiano (285-305) o  Massenzio, figlio di Massimiano (305-312) - Promenoir de la Grande Chasse,  immense galerie de 60m se terminant par deux exèdres- mosaïque représentant la capture d'animaux sauvages envoyés par bateau à Rome pour les spectacles du cirque représentantune scène de chasse.

Villa Romana del Casale. Piazza Armerina, Villa romana del Casale, dimora rurale tardo-romana - il proprietario della villa sarebbe stato il tetrarca Massimiano (285-305) o Massenzio, figlio di Massimiano (305-312) - Promenoir de la Grande Chasse, immense galerie de 60m se terminant par deux exèdres- mosaïque représentant la capture d'animaux sauvages envoyés par bateau à Rome pour les spectacles du cirque représentantune scène de chasse.

Sala da Pequena Caça -  ( final do 3C e o início do 4C AD)  Villa Romana del Casale - Sicília, Itália  Aqui, na Sala da Pequena Caça , cinco painéis de mosaicos retratam o calor da caça.   No canto superior esquerdo, um caçador libera seus cães para perseguir uma raposa (à direita).   Para dar graças por condições favoráveis e um dia bem sucedido, um sacrifício é oferecido a Diana, a deusa da caça.   Dois altos funcionários queimam incenso no altar, enquanto, atrás deles, um javali é visto…

Sala da Pequena Caça - ( final do 3C e o início do 4C AD) Villa Romana del Casale - Sicília, Itália Aqui, na Sala da Pequena Caça , cinco painéis de mosaicos retratam o calor da caça. No canto superior esquerdo, um caçador libera seus cães para perseguir uma raposa (à direita). Para dar graças por condições favoráveis e um dia bem sucedido, um sacrifício é oferecido a Diana, a deusa da caça. Dois altos funcionários queimam incenso no altar, enquanto, atrás deles, um javali é visto…

Villa del Casale, Piazza Armerina, Sicily, Italy

Villa del Casale, Piazza Armerina, Sicily, Italy

Piazza Duomo. Siracusa. Province of Siracusa , sicily region Italy. Ortigia.

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Piazza Duomo. Siracusa. Province of Siracusa , sicily region Italy. Ortigia.

Sicily - Statue of Athena from ancient Greek city of Morgantina - Formerly at Getty Center in Los Angeles. Now in new museum in Aidone, Sicily.

Sicily - Statue of Athena from ancient Greek city of Morgantina - Formerly at Getty Center in Los Angeles. Now in new museum in Aidone, Sicily.

Piazza Amerina, Sicily

Piazza Amerina, Sicily