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Image ID: 1623969


Image Details

Image Title

:  Alexanderschlacht.

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 13.4 x 20.3 cm.


: Additional text on border. Note 2.) This mosaic is from the House of the Faun in Pompeii. It depicts the Battle of Issus in 333 B.C. between the armies of Alexander of Macedonia and Darius III of Persia. Alexander's army defeated Darius III.

Original Source

: From Handbuch der Mosaik-und Glasmalerei. (Leipzig : Seemann, 1891) Elis, Carl , Author. Andree, J. , Editor.


: Wonders: Images of the Ancient World / Personalities -- A-Z

Source Description

: 2 folders (88 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 1623969

Record ID

: 1762392

Digital Item Published

: 8-1-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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