Christian woman sacrificed to lions in Roman arena
19th-century illustration, "Christians given to the Lions." Persecution of Christians in the Roman Empire sometimes played out as bloody spectacle before an enthusiastic crowd in a Roman arena, or colosseum.
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Image size: 15.7 Mpixels (44.8 MB uncompressed) - 3484x4494 pixels (11.6x14.9 in / 29.5x38.0 cm at 300 ppi)
Image keywords: Ancient, Christians, Eon391, EonBudget, Europe, Events, Illustrations, Lifestyle-Leisure-Sports, Roman Empire, arenas, colloseums, lions, religious persecution