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Virgil Mosaic  wikidata:Q3324689 
Virgil Mosaic
Mosaic of Virgil
Object type mosaic
  • Deutsch: Der große lateinische Dichter Virgil, in den Händen die Schrift Aeneid. Links steht die Muse "Klio" (Geschichte) und rechts steht die Muse "Melpomene" (Tragödie). Das Mosaik, das aus dem 3. Jahrhundert nach Christus stammt, wurde in der Hadrumetum in Sousse, Tunesien entdeckt und ist jetzt im Bardo-Museum in Tunis, Tunesien.
  • English: The great Latin poet, Virgil, holding a volume on which is written the Aenid. On either side stand the two muses: "Clio" (history) and "Melpomene" (tragedy). The mosaic, which dates from the 3rd Century A.D., was discovered in the Hadrumetum in Sousse, Tunisia and is now on display in the Bardo Museum in Tunis, Tunisia.
  • Español: Mosaico con el poeta latino Virgilio junto a Clío, musa de la Historia, y Melpómene, musa de la Tragedia. Museo del Bardo, Túnez; hallado en Sousse. Siglo III d.C.
  • Italiano: Mosaico romano del III secolo d.C. che rappresenta Virgilio con in mano l'Eneide, tra le Muse Clio e Melpomene. Scoperto a Sousse, in Tunisia, ora è esposto nel Museo del Bardo a Tunisi.
Date 3rd century
date QS:P,+250-00-00T00:00:00Z/7
Medium marble
medium QS:P186,Q40861
Dimensions Height: 1.2 m (48 in); Width: 1.2 m (48 in)
dimensions QS:P2048,1.22U11573;P2049,1.22U11573
Object history Place of discovery: Sousse. Date:
Notes Depicted people: Virgil, Clio and Melpomene

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Photographer Giorces
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