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The Carta Marina, made in 1516, relied on detailed knowledge from nautical charts and books.

The Making of a Mysterious Renaissance Map

Not much is known about how Renaissance cartographer Martin Waldseemller created his 1516 "Carta marina" world map, possibly the most up-to-date conception of the world at the time.

Mosaic Mirror: Mirrors make rooms seem larger and livelier - let this project help you achieve that! Using colored glass mirror tiles, you'll make an inspiring creation that will reflect like a disco ball and cascade light into your room. http://www.dickblick.com/ProjectIdeas/Mosaic-Mirror/

Mosaic Mirror: Mirrors make rooms seem larger and livelier - let this project help you achieve that! Using colored glass mirror tiles, you'll make an inspiring creation that will reflect like a disco ball and cascade light into your room.

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Gaziantep Zeugma Museum December 2011 by Dick Osseman

https://flic.kr/p/jHJfBX | Detail of a mosaic depicting a deceased person beside the bust of Sappho, from the tombstone of Aurelius Aurelianus, 3rd Century AD, Split Archaeological Museum

Detail of a mosaic depicting a deceased person beside the bust of Sappho, from the tombstone of Aurelius Aurelianus, Century AD, Split Archaeological Museum

Roman Floor Mosaic

Marine mosaic (central panel of three panels from a floor). Seleucia Pieria (port city of Antioch), Hatay, Turkey. Two of the World's three largest mosaic museums are in Turkey. Antioch museum is one them.

Antakya Archaeological Museum, Turkey, from ancient Antiochia...hellinistic or roman era?

Antakya Archaeological Museum, Turkey, from ancient Antiochia.hellinistic or roman era?

Roman Mosaic Pompeii 1st century CE (1)

Roman Mosaics, Pompeii And Herculaneum, Pompeii Italy, Ancient Romans, Ancient Art, Ancient History, Art History, 1st Century, Roman Art

Cave Canem (Beware of the Dog) Mosaic, Pompeii, Italy (c.2-3 A.D.) a popular motif for the thresholds of Roman villas.

Cave Canem (Beware of the Dog) Mosaic, Pompeii, Italy A.) a popular motif for the thresholds of Roman villas.

Le Palmier de Déborah [1]

The Roots of Historic Hanukkah: Unknown Roman Artist place found: Tunis Tunisia Mosaic of Menorah century A. Mosaic 22 x 35 x

mosaïque vigneron, Saint-Denis, XIIIe siècle. France / mosaic / gothic / art.

Floor mosaic in a chapel on the north side of the ambulatory, depicting the Labor of the Month for October: making wine.

Stone mosaic by Sergey Karlov

Stone mosaic by Russian stone carver and mosaic artist Sergey Karlov

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