Leopard Mosaic, Tarentum

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Mark Cartwright
published on 24 August 2017
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A panel from a larger floor mosaic depicting a hunting leopard or panther, Tarentum, southern Italy, Late 2nd, early 3rd century CE. (National Archaeological Museum of Taranto, Italy)

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Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2017, August 24). Leopard Mosaic, Tarentum. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7058/leopard-mosaic-tarentum/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Leopard Mosaic, Tarentum." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 24, 2017. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7058/leopard-mosaic-tarentum/.

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