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Roman Capricorn Figurine

Roman Capricorn Figurine The figurine is made of solid bronze. It measures 21cm in length, and weighs 900gm. It is from the 1st or 2nd Century CE. It…

Capricorn – supporting image for the sea-goat

This is another fish-goat hybrid from the same ear as the other fish-goat we were to research. This goat-fish hybrid is also made out of bronze and was…

Palm fronds – supporting image for the Vestiuble of Pan and Eros

I chose the palm branch as my supporting image. The girl in the bikini is from the ‘Bikini girls’ scene in the same Ville Romana del Casale as…

Big Game Hunt in the Villa Romana del Casale

Supporting Image for the Vestibule of Pan and Eros in the Villa Romana del Casale. This photo shows a part of the 3000 square foot mosaic floor of…

Bronze Panther – suporting image for goat-fish

This female panther is also a bronze sculpture from the same time frame as the goat-fish hybrid; (1-2nd century AD). This piece is held in the Metropolitan museum…

The Vestibule of Pan and Eros

The Vestibule of Eros and Pan is found in a huge Villa that was built in the 4th century AD, in Sicily. The floors of this villa are…

Vestibule of Eros and Pan – our preliminary

Roman Mosaic: The Vestibule of Pan and Eros. This image is a large mosaic with multiple figures. In the centre, Pan and Eros appear to be meeting, followed…

Pan – Supporting image for ‘Aphrodite, Pan, and Eros’ statue

Pan was the god of shepherds and flocks, mountains, hunting, and music. He wandered the mountains and forests playing his pan-pipes and chasing Nymphs. He is depicted as…

Marble Pan and Satyr

Supportive image of Pan and Satyr. The small size Pan is pulling the thorn out of Satyr’s feet, and Satyr is faceup setting. Satyr’s horse ears and Pan’s…

Table support.

This gives you an idea of what the sphinx is used for. And helps you picture the sphinx.

Roman Sphinx

We were wrong in assuming this is a Greek figure. Looking back after knowing what it is it’s clear it is Roman because of the hair. Greek Sphinxs’…

Cupids riding dolphins carrying a box of jewels and a mirror

This is a supporting image for the Cupid on a dolphin. This is not the complete work but it shows a side by side of the two cupids….

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