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Ostia, Baths of the Seven Sages (V)

AWIB-ISAW: Ostia, Baths of the Seven Sages (V)

Detail of a wall painting in the Baths of the Seven Sages, with accompanying humorous Latin text ("agitate, celerius pervenies").

 

by George Houston

copyright: George Houston (used with permission)

photographed place: Ostia (Ostia Antica) [pleiades.stoa.org/places/422995]

 

Published by the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World as part of the Ancient World Image Bank (AWIB). Further information: [www.nyu.edu/isaw/awib.htm].

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Taken on June 10, 2010