Roman mosaic from The House of Orpheus -- Zaragoza (Caesaraugusta) Museum -- Spain Reminds me of an ancient depiction of "Peaceable Kingdom." certain themes in art remain timeless, our rmeanings behind the symbols change.
Roman mosaic from The House of Orpheus showing Orpheus playing a lute in the centre with wild African animals surrounding him. From the triclinium or the dining room of the villa looking out across the fertile plains. Volubilis Archaeological Site, near M
Bird Attacking Gladiator Mosaic -- A beautifully detailed Roman mosaic of a wading bird attacking a gladiator. The mosaic is in what was the garden of the Villa Sileen near Leptis Magna in northern Libya.