This handout photo made available by the Israeli Antiquities Authority (IAA) shows an aerial view of the main section of an ancient Roman mosaic which was revealed in Lod some 13 years after it was first discovered in the ruins of a century AD building,
Mosaic floors, Villa of Silene, Leptis Magna, Liby. The Roman city became prominent in the century BCE. "It nominally remained part of Carthage's dominions until the end of the Third Punic War in 146 BC and then became part of the Roman Republic, alth
Petra Byzantine church mosaic floor, and centuries. First built over Nabataean and Roman remains around 450 AD. It may have been a major and cathedral, which is intriguing given the other evidence of Petra’s decline after a 363 AD earthquake.