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Mosaic floors, Villa of Silene, Leptis Magna, Liby. The Roman city became prominent in the 4th century BCE. "It nominally remained part of Carthage's dominions until the end of the Third Punic War in 146 BC and then became part of the Roman Republic, although from about 111 BC onward, it was for all intents and purposes an independent city." wiki

Trey Ratcliff, - sand, desert, travel, world, photography

The Arch of Septimius Severus in the ancient city of Leptis Magna - Libya - early 3rd century AD - note the broken pediment - this is highly innovative and rare in Roman architecture of the period

travelthisworld: Ksar Nalut, Nalut, Libya by jrvirtue When I saw this I had to run to wikipedia like a proper nerd to find out what it was:

UNESCO World Heritage Site - Ruins of Sabratha, Libya. Founded as a Phoenician trading-post, Sabratha was an outlet for the products of the African hinterland and part of short-lived Numidian Kingdom of Massinissa before being Romanized and rebuilt in the 2nd and 3rd centuries A.D.