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Item Details
Public
Available to everyone
Culture
Sicilian; Imperial (Roman)
Title
Villa Romana del Casale
Villa Rumana dû Casali
Piazza Armerina
detail view
Bikini girls mosaic (or female athletes), located in a room off the peristyle
Work Type
villa
Date
Work: first built in the first quarter of the 4th century
Era: CE
Image: November 1966
Location
Strada Provinciale 90
Period
Roman (ancient Italian style)
Description
There are multiple building phases dating through the post-Medieval period. Designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1997.
ID Number
20151101ARCH_0027
Source
Rene Muller
Source Qualifier: Donor
Photographer: Rene Muller
Current Site
Piazza Armerina, Enna, Sicily, Italy
Image Subject
floors (surface elements); mosaics (visual works); peristyles (Roman courtyards); bikinis (bathing suits); women; drapery (representations)
Requestor
Dobbins, John
Rights
© Rene Muller
© Rector and Visitors, University of Virginia
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License
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File Properties
File Name
14475448.fpx
SSID
14475448

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