Season, Roman Mosaic

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 13 June 2013
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A Roman floor mosaic dating to the 3rd century CE and depicting one of the four Seasons. Black and white mosaics were very popular throughout the Roman period in Italy. Provenance: via Prenestina, Rome. (Palazzo Massimo, Rome)

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Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2013, June 13). Season, Roman Mosaic. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1277/season-roman-mosaic/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Season, Roman Mosaic." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 13, 2013. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1277/season-roman-mosaic/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Season, Roman Mosaic." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 13 Jun 2013. Web. 08 Dec 2021.

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