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Roman marble sarcophagus, myth of Prometheus are carved, here we see a men working at a forge, presumably Vulcan-Hephaistos and his helpers. 3th century CE,  Capitoline Museum, Rome

Roman marble sarcophagus, myth of Prometheus are carved, here we see a men working at a forge, presumably Vulcan-Hephaistos and his helpers. 3th century CE, Capitoline Museum, Rome

Roman relief sculpture, Aphrodisias, Turkey. Prometheus is screaming in pain. Zeus had given him a terrible punishment for giving fire to man: he was tied to the Caucasus mountains and had his liver picked out daily by an eagle. Herakles shot the eagle and is undoing the first manacle. He wears his trade mark lion-skin and thrown his club to one side. A small mountain nymph, holding a throwing stick appears amongst the rocks.

Roman relief sculpture, Aphrodisias, Turkey. Prometheus is screaming in pain. Zeus had given him a terrible punishment for giving fire to man: he was tied to the Caucasus mountains and had his liver picked out daily by an eagle. Herakles shot the eagle and is undoing the first manacle. He wears his trade mark lion-skin and thrown his club to one side. A small mountain nymph, holding a throwing stick appears amongst the rocks.

Roman Amphitheatre, Bosra, Syria.    Bosra, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, once the capital of the Roman province of Arabia, was an important stopover on the ancient caravan route to Mecca, a 2nd-century Roman theatre, early Christian ruins and several mosques are found within its walls, and all around local people have used for centuries parts of the ruins to build their own houses

Roman Amphitheatre, Bosra, Syria. Bosra, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, once the capital of the Roman province of Arabia, was an important stopover on the ancient caravan route to Mecca, a 2nd-century Roman theatre, early Christian ruins and several mosques are found within its walls, and all around local people have used for centuries parts of the ruins to build their own houses

Fox Theatre in Atlanta, GA...this is one of my favorite theatres left in the south.  The ceiling alone is unforgettable!

Fox Theatre in Atlanta, GA...this is one of my favorite theatres left in the south. The ceiling alone is unforgettable!

NYC - Theatre District: Broadhurst Theatre by wallyg. I love that Les Mis is in the theatre my favorite play, musical ever...

NYC - Theatre District: Broadhurst Theatre by wallyg. I love that Les Mis is in the theatre my favorite play, musical ever...

Leptis Magna in North Africa.Roman Ruins of Leptis Magna - Libya

Leptis Magna in North Africa.Roman Ruins of Leptis Magna - Libya

Ancient Rome: Theatre of Pompey HD  Visit the Pompey Project and learn more about the history of the theatre and it's past and present archaeology at;  http://www.pompey.cch.kcl.ac.uk/

Ancient Rome: Theatre of Pompey HD Visit the Pompey Project and learn more about the history of the theatre and it's past and present archaeology at; http://www.pompey.cch.kcl.ac.uk/