[Mosaic, Pompeii]

Unknownabout 1870–1890

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

A mosaic featuring a winged person sitting on the back of a lion. The person is holding an urn. The scene is framed by multiple borders, one of repeated faces with garlands and another with a repeated wave pattern.


  • Title: [Mosaic, Pompeii]
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: about 1870–1890
  • Location Created: Pompeii, Italy
  • Physical Dimensions: 25.2 × 18.8 cm (9 15/16 × 7 3/8 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XP.709.715
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Unknown
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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