Roman Mosaic. Crocodile. Pompeii, Italy.

On display in Naples Archaeological Museum. This is one of the Nile mosaics found in the House of the Faun in the ancient ruined Roman city of Pompeii near modern day Naples, Italy.

Ancient Greek & Roman Mosaic: Dionysus Riding Tiger. Museum Collection: El Djem (in situ), Tunisia Period: Imperial Roman  SUMMARY  The infant Dionysos, wearing a leopard-skin cloak and holding a thyrsos staff, rides on the back of a tiger.

Museum Collection: El Djem (in situ), Tunisia Period: Imperial Roman SUMMARY The infant Dionysos, wearing a leopard-skin cloak and holding a thyrsos staff, rides on the back of a tiger.

The Wedding of Ariadne, Roman mosaic, 2nd century AD Ariadne is the daughter of King Minos of Crete, She helped Theseus slay...

archaicwonder: “ The Wedding of Ariadne, Roman mosaic, century AD Ariadne is the daughter of King Minos of Crete, She helped Theseus slay the Minotaur while he was on the island and then fled with.

Roman Mosaic. Sailor in a boat with a ship's anchor. Tunis, Tunisia.

MF: Roman Mosaic with Sailor Tunis. Polychrome pebble mosaics were used by Romans in the century BC.

Roman Mosaic Depicting Dionysus’ Discovery of Ariadne in Naxos, 3rd-4th century AD.

ancientart: “Roman Mosaic Depicting Dionysus’ Discovery of Ariadne in Naxos, century AD. The central panel of this extraordinary mosaic depicts a scene from Classical mythology, the moment.

Triumph of Neptune, Roman mosaic with the Seasons in each corner and agricultural scenes and flora (La Chebba, Tunisia, late 2nd century, Bardo National Museum)

80 Triumph of Neptune, Roman mosaic with the Seasons in each corner and agricultural scenes and flora (La Chebba, Tunisia, late century, Bardo National Museum)

Zeugma Museo dei mosaici. Mosaico del II secolo. Gaziantep, Turchia. Zeus e Europa (dettaglio)

Zeus Carrying off Europa, Zeugma Mosaic Museum in Gaziantep, Copyright Dick Osseman

Retiarius vs secutor from Borghese mosaic - Theta nigrum - Wikipedia

Retiarius vs secutor from Borghese mosaic - The Gladiator Mosaic is a famous mosaic of gladiators, dated to the first half of the century. It was discovered in 1834 on the Borghese estate at Torrenova, on the Via Casilina outside Rome.

"Polyphemus and Ulysses" (2nd half 2nd-beginning 3rd century AD) - mosaic from imperial Villa of Severi in Rome - Archaeological Museum Palazzo Massimo in Rome by * Karl *, via Flickr

"Polyphemus and Ulysses" half century AD) - mosaic from imperial Villa of Severi in Rome - Archaeological Museum Palazzo Massimo in Rome

#Pompeii  --  Roman Mosaic  --   Excavated from the 'Villa del Cicerone' @ Pompeii.

Mosaic depicting street musicians, signed by Dioskourides of Samos, it was found in the so-called Villa of Cicero near the ancient city of Pompeii, century BC, Naples National Archaeological Museum

This pin links to a website with the full catalogue of the archiological national museum of Napels with its huge collection of excavated items that were buried after the Vesuvius eruption.

Dwarf and rooster Mosaic from area near Vesuvius Roman --- Kids, never try to tickle a rooster this large on the wattles.

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