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Roman gold coins discovered in a stone jar during the demolition of a cinema in Como, the ancient Novum Comum . The coins date back to the end of the Roman Empire century) and were contained in a sort of stone jar. Historical Artifacts, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Rome, Ancient History, Ancient Vikings, Aigle Animal, Objets Antiques, Templer, Gold Money

An amphora filled with gold coins was discovered in Como, Italy

The Ministry of Culture in Italy shared the discovery of a stone urn containing gold coins at the site of the former Teatro Cressoni.

Group 3 A wall - Pompeii, Italy - frescos still hauntingly beautiful in many ruins. Ancient Ruins, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Ancient Art, Ancient History, Pompeii Italy, Pompeii And Herculaneum, Pompeii Ruins, Roman History

A wall - Pompeii, Italy - frescos still hauntingly beautiful in many ruins....

Small marble table from Pompeii AD) – Naples Archaeological Museum // If only this were for sale… Sigh.

Small marble table from Pompeii (79 AD) - Naples Archaeological Museum

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 Balthazar Korab/“Balthazar Korab: Architect of Photography” A storage room with salvaged effigies and sculptures awaiting restoration after a flood in Florence, Italy, in Architectural Photographers, Arte Horror, Effigy, Our Lady, Thing 1, Black And White Photography, Conservation, Sculpture Art, Art History

Balthazar Korab, 1926-2013 - sculpture awaiting conservation. ...IS YOUR JESUS STILL HANGING ON A WALL? Where so you find that in scripture. By the way, the grave is empty too.

Giorgio Sommer, ‘Impronte umane (Pompeii)’, 1873 Ancient Pompeii, Pompeii Ruins, Pompeii Italy, Pompeii And Herculaneum, Pompeii History, Ancient History, Roman History, Art History, Pompeii Bodies

Giorgio Sommer | Impronte umane (Pompeii) (1873) | Artsy

From National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., Giorgio Sommer, Impronte umane (Pompeii) (1873), Albumen print, 7 3/4 × 9 11/16 in

Pompeii and the Religious Sense > A mother and child

De doden van Pompeii

*POMPEII, ITALY ~ Skeleton of a mule from the House of the Chaste Lovers. This house was attached to a bakery and the mule may have provided transport. Jan 2013 (with Andante Travels) Pompeii Ruins, Pompeii Italy, Pompeii And Herculaneum, Ancient Ruins, Ancient Rome, Ancient History, Archaeological Discoveries, Archaeological Site, Ancient Artefacts

Skeleton of a mule from the House of the Chaste Lovers in Pompeii. This house was attached to a bakery and the mule may have provided transport. Jan 2013 (with Andante Travels)

Ancient Roman Gold Cup,from Pompei. Early Imperial Period, B.

Beautiful Roman gold cup, found in Pompeii. Dated to I century BCE. [528x544]

Beautiful Roman gold cup found in Pompeii. Dated to I century BCE. [528x544]

In all, only around 100 of the victims have been captured in plaster, to reveal people's poses as well as pet dogs (pictured), for example. It is estimated that anywhere between and residents of Pompeii and nearby Herculaneum were killed on the spot

Peering inside Pompeii's victims: Scans reveal unprecedented detail

Archaeologists have spent the past year carefully restoring and scanning the preserved bodies of 86 Romans who died when Mount Vesuvius erupted in Pompeii in 79AD.

 The ash expelled from the volcano surrounded the people of Pompeii in minutes. Their bodies were preserved underground for centuries. Pompeii Ruins, Pompeii And Herculaneum, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Body Cast, Roman History, Mystery Of History, Archaeological Site, Interesting History

Guesthouse Pompei, camere con colazione, piscina, spa, wifi e parcheggio

Pompei, 79 AD. The ash expelled from the volcano surrounded the people of Pompei in minutes. Their bodies were preserved underground for centuries.

*POMPEII, ITALY ~ People were buried in the ash, which hardened to form a porous shell, meaning that the soft tissues of the bodies decayed, leaving the skeleton in a void

Restoration reveals details of Romans who perished in Pompeii

Experts at the laboratory of Pompeii Archaeological Site are readying the poignant remains (a small child pictured on an adult's stomach) for a forthcoming exhibition called Pompeii and Europe.