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Pompeii, Italy

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Art, gold, bronze & reminders of our trip to Pompeii

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POMPEII (Italy) - Along with Herculaneum, this Roman city near modern Naples was destroyed and completely buried during a catastrophic eruption of the volcano Mount Vesuvius spanning two days on 24 August year Ancient Ruins, Ancient Rome, Ancient History, Pompeii Italy, Pompeii And Herculaneum, Pompeii Ruins, The Places Youll Go, Places To See, Magic Places

Mount Vesuvius, Italy: Map, Facts, Eruption Pictures, Pompeii

Learn about the history, geology and plate tectonics of Mount Vesuvius, a volcano on the western coast of Italy.

Roman fresco with aristocratic women, from Pompeii, century AD. Ancient Pompeii, Pompeii And Herculaneum, Rome Antique, Art Antique, Roman History, Art History, Art Romain, Pompeii Italy, Roman Art

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“Aristocratic Roman women, from a mural at Pompeii”

*POMPEII, ITALY ~ Archaeologists have spent the past year carefully restoring and scanning the preserved bodies of 86 Romans who died when Mount Vesuvius erupted near Pompeii in Ancient Pompeii, Pompeii And Herculaneum, Rome Antique, Site Archéologique, Roman History, Mystery Of History, Roman Art, Interesting History, Ancient Artifacts

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.

This child's sculpture found in Pompeii is so natural it tugs at my heart. Across the centuries the artists's message lives on. Ancient Pompeii, Pompeii And Herculaneum, Ancient Ruins, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Greece, Ancient History, Pompeii Ruins, Roman Sculpture, Art Sculpture

The Pursuit of Leisure and the Rise of the Roman Villa

The Pursuit of Leisure and the Rise of the Roman Villa

Archaeologists have unearthed two skeletons from the Neolithic period locked in an eternal embrace and buried outside Mantua, Italy, just 25 miles south of Verona, the city where Shakespeare set the star-crossed tale of Romeo and Juliet. This is love Post Mortem, Vanitas, Human Skeleton, Love Never Dies, After Life, Oeuvre D'art, Archaeology, True Love, In This World

Undying Love

You’ve gotta admire ’em! The picture to the left depicts the skeletons of a pair of lovers who died 5,000 years ago (3,000 B.C.) in Mantua, Italy. Their tenderness is obvious. This couple wasn’t buried in a volcanic explosion like […]

House of Paquius Proculus~ Cuspius Pansa, Pompeii. Uncovered in the restored city of Herculaneum, buried in the eruption of Mount Vesuvius, Italy in 79 AD. Ancient Pompeii, Pompeii Ruins, Pompeii Italy, Pompeii And Herculaneum, Ancient Ruins, Ancient Greece, Ancient History, Roman Architecture, Ancient Architecture

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