Rare mosaic of chariot race found in Cyprus

August 11, 2016

A farmer first noticed a portion of this mosaic back in 1938 and the area was marked for protection. But archaeologists only recently began professional excavations at the site, revealing a rare mosaic depicting a chariot race in the hippodrome.

 

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Rare 4th-Century Mosaic of Chariot Race Found in Cyprus

By Menelaos Hadjicostis, Associated Press

ABC News

August10, 2016

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