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Roman glass-making workshops found in Italy

Ancient glass-making workshops have been uncovered by road repairs near Naples, Italy. An ancient road on which glass-making workshops of artisans renowned for their skill in the first century A.D. of the Roman Empire has been found near Naples. The road, Clivius Vitrarius, recently surfaced in Pozzuoli during excavations for maintenance

1,400-year-old fresco of St. Paul found in catacombs

An ancient fresco depicting the apostle Paul has been found in the Catacombs of San Gennaro in Naples, Italy. A photograph released by the Vatican shows the apostle, famous for his conversion to Christianity from Judaism, with a long neck, a slightly pink complexion, thinning hair, a beard and big eyes

Roman treasures found near Naples

Twelve ancient statues, columns and fragments bearing inscriptions from what appear to be monuments from the Republican and Imperial periods of ancient Roman history have been uncovered outside Naples, Italy. A head of the Roman emperor Tiberius bearing a crown of laurel leaves, two other male heads and a fragment of

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