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Extremely Rare Discovery of Pre-Roman Tomb in Pompeii Will Shed Light on Its Early History


Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 848 days ago - ancient-origins.net
Archaeologists have unearthed an extremely rare 4th century BC tomb of a woman dating to before the Roman presence in Pompeii, when the Samnites occupied the area. Evidence suggests the Romans knew of the burial site and chose not to build on it



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Comments

Animae C (512)
Monday September 21, 2015, 6:40 pm
Fascinating!
Thanx Marty
 

Jennifer M (175)
Tuesday September 22, 2015, 5:36 am
noted!
 

Jeannet Bertelink (74)
Tuesday September 22, 2015, 5:39 am
Interesting, ty Marty
 

pam w (139)
Tuesday September 22, 2015, 7:08 am
WOW! I'd like to see that!
 

Lawrence D (3)
Tuesday September 22, 2015, 11:15 am
Thanks.
 

Roger G (154)
Tuesday September 22, 2015, 12:48 pm
very considerate of them...my point of view about the Roman people of old has increased as much towards the "good" LOL
noted, thanks
 

Lois J (63)
Tuesday September 22, 2015, 3:28 pm
Noted. Thanks, Marty.
 

Bernadette Porter (173)
Wednesday September 23, 2015, 1:57 am
Noted! And thanks so much for posting this fascinating article, Marty!
 

Julia C (0)
Wednesday September 23, 2015, 6:24 am
This is awesome. I would love to have the opportunity to visit and see these places.
 

Winn A (177)
Wednesday September 23, 2015, 7:11 am
Wow
 
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