Personification of Africa.

Phiale from Boscoreale.
Gold, silver. 1st century CE.

Paris, Louvre Museum

Credits:
© 1996 White Star S.r.l.
© 2004 Photo, text: Liberati A. M. Drevnij Rim: Istoriya tsivilizatsii, kotoraya pravila mirom. / A. M. Liberati, F. Burbon; per. s angl. K. Panas. — M.: OOO “Izdatel’stvo Astrel”; OOO “Izdatel’stvo AST”, 2004, s. 268.
© Photo: R. N. M.
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