Exclusive Getty Gift Set - Herakles Mosaic Floor Pattern Scarf and Mug

$136.00
SKU: SETGETTY10
  • This attractively boxed gift set includes one silk scarf and one porcelain mug featuring the breathtaking mosaic floor reproduction on display at the Getty Villa.

    Porcelain Mug
    - 14 oz. capacity

    - Microwave-safe
    - Dishwasher-safe
    - Compliant with California Prop-65 Standards

    Silk Scarf
    - 100% Silk
    - 36 inches square
    - Hand rolled edges
    - Dry Clean only

    A magnificent opus sectile in the Getty Villa’s “Temple of Herakles” reproduces a first-century pavement from the Villa dei Papiri at Herculaneum. Decorating a scenic pavilion overlooking the Bay of Naples, the original Roman floor was the first architectural feature discovered by workers excavating a well in 1750. Its geometric pattern of concentric circles of triangles is composed of yellow giallo antico and dark gray africano marbles, with dark green porphyry and red rosso antico arrows at the center. 

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