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Beautiful mosaic in Villa Romana del Casale

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Beautiful mosaic in Villa Romana del Casale
Beautiful mosaic in Villa Romana del Casale

Roman floor mosaic in cubiculum (bedroom) in Villa Romana del Casale in Sicily. The villa is known for its beautiful and decorative mosaics. In total, mosaics decorate over 3,000 square meter of ground.

This summer residence was built in the 3rd century CE and it was distinguished by real splendour. It had about 50 rooms, baths, exercise rooms, a large peristyle. Scientists believe that the house belonged to a high-ranking Roman, probably a senator or member of the imperial family.

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