Tiger Mosaic, Tarentum

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Mark Cartwright
published on 23 August 2017

A panel from a larger floor mosaic depicting a hunting tiger, Tarentum, southern Italy, Late 2nd, early 3rd century CE. (National Archaeological Museum of Taranto, Italy)

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Mark Cartwright
Mark is a full-time author, researcher, historian, and editor. Special interests include art, architecture, and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the WHE Publishing Director.

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Cartwright, M. (2017, August 23). Tiger Mosaic, Tarentum. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7055/tiger-mosaic-tarentum/

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