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10 Aug 2016
Mosaics depicting chariot races were discovered in Cyprus


For the first time ever, mosaics depicting chariot races, was found in Cyprus in the Akaki region.

According to the specialists form the  archeology department,  the mosaic floor depicting various episodes of the chariot races, which was found during archeological excavations, was created in 4th century A.D.

The experts believe that such a well-preserved mosaic will allow the scientists to have a better understanding of the culture and everyday life of the ancient Cypriots.