DOG MOSAIC This is a fragment of a mosaic floor dating to the Greek Period century AD).was found during the construction of the New Library of Alexandria.It depicts a dog beside a Bronze Greek cup. Alexandria photo by SCA
Doors- usually wooden and double, they didn't have hinges but swung in pivots in the floor. Doors were locked with bolts and sometimes iron locks. Inside the house curtains were used instead of doors Ruins in Pompei, Italy
Birth of Dionysus the Greek God of Wine and Ecstacy
Pentheus being torn by maenads. Roman fresco from the northern wall of the triclinium in the Casa dei Vettii (VI in Pompeii.And you, Pentheus / Had as well listen to Tiresias, and to Cadmus, or your luck will go out of you." The Cantos, II.
Pompeii, House w/the Large Fountain (Casa della Fontana grande), mosaic fountain of the nymphaeum in the garden of the house (built after 50 AD AD), above the spout the mask of Oceanus, in the lunette depiction of a vessel. On Via di Mercurio
Wall painting fragment [Roman] The Metropolitan Museum of Art.This charming fragment, depicting a bird surrounded by ivy leaves, is painted with loose, quick brushstrokes unlike the more careful and mannered work of most Pompeian wall paintings.