University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Rina Talgam

Unearthing a Masterpiece – A Roman Mosaic from Lod Israel

Now in the Galleries

By: Rina Talgam

The renowned Lod Mosaic, excavated in 2009, is on exhibit at the Penn Museum through May 12, 2013. This is the Mosaic’s last stop in the United States, before it travels to Europe and then back to Israel. Rina Talgam, specialist in ancient wall paintings and mosaics, describes the context and the significance of the […]