Oriental Institute

Oriental Institute

Oriental Institute
Libya Expedition 4
III: Events
View of the Hall of Banqueters circa mid-2nd century C.E. at Ptolemais (Ad Dirsīyah or Tolemaide) in Libya excavated by an expedition of the University of Chicago's Oriental Institute. A workman with the expedition examines a mosaic of two tigresses with an amphora that decorated the north dining hall floor, one of several found.
Mosaics (Visual works) | Architecture, Ancient--Libya | Tolemaide (Libya)--Antiquities | Excavations (Archaeology)--Libya
Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago
Photographic prints; 16.2 x 24.0 cm
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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