- 11 октября, 15:42
Well-preserved find on wall beneath stairwell is latest discovery at Regio V site
A well-preserved fresco depicting fighting gladiators has been unearthed by archaeologists in the ancient Roman city of Pompeii.
The scene is of the end of a fight between two types of gladiator – a murmillo and a Thracian – where one wins and the other succumbs. The two types were distinguished by their armour and weapons.Continue reading...