The Royal Library of Alexandria, or Ancient Library of Alexandria, in Alexandria, Egypt, was the largest and most great library of the ancient world century BC until the Roman conquest of Egypt in 30 BC
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Hypatia was a brilliant philosopher and mathematician, head of the Platonist School at Alexandria in the century. She is portrayed here by actress Rachel Weisz in the movie 'AGORA', trying to save scrolls from being destroyed by a Christian mob.
Mosaic Floor Depicting A Dog & An Overturned Gold Vessel -- Circa BCE -- Width: Approximately 70 cm -- Discovered in 1993 during construction of the new Alexandria Library, Egypt -- Currently @ The Greco-Roman Museum in Alexandria.