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Detail from Floor mosaic of Lion Attacking Onager
Image © Getty Villa, Los Angeles
Roman, about A.D. 150
Stone and glass
33 3/4 x 57 13/16 in.
Hi Lilian, I’m a graduate student in Ancient poetries (multiple languages, but all near-eastern) I am researching references to the oryx, onager and ostrich, when I saw this. Awesome! Where is this mosaic found?
this is a detail of a Roman mosaic found at the Getty Villa in LA. here’s the link:
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