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The Roman house in Spoleto

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The Roman house in Spoleto

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Located partially beneath Spoleto’s town hall are the remains of a Roman house dated to the first century of our era.

A Sibylline stone at Delphi?

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A Sibylline stone at Delphi?

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There’s a large block of worked limestone at one end of the temple of Apollo at Delphi. What is it? What function did it serve?

A donkey figurine from Gubbio

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A donkey figurine from Gubbio

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The small archaeological collection of the Duomo in Gubbio, Umbria, features a small terracotta figurine of a donkey, the most common pack animal of the ancient world.

Cascate delle Marmore

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Cascate delle Marmore

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The waterfall at Marmore, located in Umbria, is the tallest man-made waterfall in the world. It was created by the Romans.

The girl with the golden wreath

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The girl with the golden wreath

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This article offers a closer look at a mummy portrait of a young woman in the collection of the Allard Pierson Museum.

Roman remains in Assisi

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Roman remains in Assisi

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The Italian town of Assisi, famed as the birthplace of Saint Francis, has some impressive Roman remains, including a temple to Minerva.