Gladiatorial fight. Detail.

Mosaic from the Villa Borghese.
Ca. 300 CE.

Rome, Museum and Gallery of Villa Borghese
(Museo e Galleria di Villa Borghese)

Credits:
© Photo, text: M.E. Sergeenko. Prostie lyudi drevnei Italii. — Izdatel’stvo “Nauka”. Moskva—Leningrad, 1964.
From: Encyclopedia dell’arte antica. Roma, 1960, s. v. Gladiator, dig. 1183.

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