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One of biggest hellenistic mosaics ever found. Highly elaborate, meant to show power of Kingdom of Macedonia in ancient Greece. It is found in Palace of Aigai (capital of kingdom of Lower Macedonia), considered second most important structure of classical Greece after Parthenon.

Another exciting instalment of #wednesdaywordswag!

Head over to my Insta @legitclassicist to see how this looks to the beats of Kendrick Lamar!

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