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Make Your Own Roman Mosaic

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Friday, Mar. 15, 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm ET


A mosaic of a peacock.

Bring your natural curiosity and craftiness into FREE live learning sessions by Penn Museum educators!

A mosaic is a picture or pattern produced by arranging together small colored pieces. People have been making mosaics for thousands of years. Students will explore the history of this ancient art form by studying Roman artifacts and learn how to make their own.

Recommended materials: Blank sheet of paper, a writing utensil, and coloring materials.

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