The port of ancient Carthage.   The Roman control began with the victory in the 3rd Punic War in 146 BCE.  This truly would have been worth living to see....One of the strongest city-states in the world at that time.

The port of ancient Carthage. The Roman control began with the victory in the 3rd Punic War in 146 BCE. This truly would have been worth living to see....One of the strongest city-states in the world at that time.

Harbors of Carthage, with Cape Bon visible in the distance. The ruins of the Punic town Kerkouane are located on the Cape Bon peninsula. The cape, with its looming, double-peaked Bou Kornine Mountain, a name that comes down through the ages, corrupted from Ba’al Karnine, the twin-horned god of ancient Carthage. The Carthaginians believed the peninsula would forever point an accusing finger at Rome, and it has.

Harbors of Carthage, with Cape Bon visible in the distance. The ruins of the Punic town Kerkouane are located on the Cape Bon peninsula. The cape, with its looming, double-peaked Bou Kornine Mountain, a name that comes down through the ages, corrupted from Ba’al Karnine, the twin-horned god of ancient Carthage. The Carthaginians believed the peninsula would forever point an accusing finger at Rome, and it has.

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Bearded head pendant,protective amulet. Sand-core glass (4th-3rd BCE) from Carthage, Tunisia 6 cm

Bearded head pendant,protective amulet. Sand-core glass (4th-3rd BCE) from Carthage, Tunisia 6 cm

Helmet - bronze. Period/Culture: Roman. Date 1stC. Description Bronze gladiator's helmet. It has a grille of linked circles to protect the face, and a broad brim to protect the back and sides of the head. At the front of the helmet is a medallion of Hercules.

Helmet - bronze. Period/Culture: Roman. Date 1stC. Description Bronze gladiator's helmet. It has a grille of linked circles to protect the face, and a broad brim to protect the back and sides of the head. At the front of the helmet is a medallion of Hercules.

Carthage's finest, The Sacred Band, on the march. Angel García Pinto

Carthage's finest, The Sacred Band, on the march. Angel García Pinto

Reconstruction image of ancient Carthage and its harbour as it appeared before Roman conquest - situated in modern day Tunisia

Reconstruction image of ancient Carthage and its harbour as it appeared before Roman conquest - situated in modern day Tunisia

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Brooklyn Nine Nine is great! // funny pictures - funny photos - funny images - funny pics - funny quotes - #lol #humor #funnypictures

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