Browsing the "Mosaics" Tag

Chariot racing mosaic found in Cyprus

September 8th, 2016 | by Admin

The find depicts a chariot race at a hippodrome with one standing charioteer drawn by four horses. In total it [&hellip


Roman mosaic found in Cyprus

August 5th, 2016 | by Admin

A Roman-period mosaic depicting the 12 labours of Hercules has been found by sewage workers in Cyprus. The antiquities department [&hellip


Mosaic floor unearthed in Turkey

November 23rd, 2015 | by Admin

A luxurious mosaic floor has been found in the ancient Roman city of Doliche in Turkey. M√ľnster classical scholars discovered [&hellip


1,500-year-old Byzantine mosaic restored

October 26th, 2015 | by Admin

A 1,500-year-old mosaic depicting ancient street scenes which was removed for conservation from the floor of a Byzantine church has [&hellip


Roman mosaic undergoes conservation

September 24th, 2015 | by Admin

A Roman mosaic from the 4th century A.D. has undergone conversation work at the ancient city of August Traiana in [&hellip


New mosaics found in Galilee synagogue

July 30th, 2015 | by Admin

Researchers working in the east aisle of a 5th-century synagogue in Galilee have uncovered new portions of floor mosaics. New [&hellip



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