Carthage: A Mosaic of Ancient Tunisia

Soren, David
November 1987
Archaeology;Nov/Dec87, Vol. 40 Issue 6, p58
Focuses on the ancient city of Carthage. French writer Gustave Flaubert's visit to Carthage in 1858; Influence and legacy of the city; Archaeological finds from Carthage which have shed valuable light on the history of ancient Tunisia; Discovery of a bronze statute of the infant Bacchus holding a rhyton; Destruction of Carthage in 146 B.C.; Tunisian mossaics which dates to the early third century A.D.; Hunt mossaics recovered in Carthage.


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