Corinth Monument: Roman Villa, Shear's
Collection:   Corinth
Type:   Monument
Name:   Roman Villa, Shear's
Alias:   Hellenistic Villa
Description:   The remains of the villa are located about 1 km west of the theater. The villa is remarkable for the mosaic floors which are now house in the museum. One portrays a cowherd leaning against a tree playing a flute. In the background his cows are wandering up a slope towards by a springs. Another panel shows a goat reclining under a tree and a third shows a bust of Dionysus.
Site:   Kokkinovrysi
City:   Ancient Corinth
Country:   Greece
References:   Publication: Shear, Corinth 5, 1930
Publication: MacIsaac, Hesperia 56.2, 1987
Image: color 0122