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Wine production site found at Imperial Roman estate

A possible wine-production site has been found at an Imperial Roman estate in Italy. The excavation team discovered the corner of a cella vinaria, a wine fermentation and storage room, in which wine vessels, known as dolia defossa, were fixed into the ground. The heavy and cumbersome wine vessels have the capacity

Ancient estate with mosaic fountain found in Israel

Construction work in central Israel has unearthed a 10th-11th century estate with a mosaic fountain in the garden. "This is the first time that the fountain's plumbing was discovered completely intact. The pipes of other fountains did not survive the earthquakes that struck the country in 1033 and 1068 CE," Torgë