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type of house Roman Britain agricultural workers lived in - period of 1st century AD

type of house Roman Britain agricultural workers lived in - period of century AD

Ercolano, ecco i mobili mai visti e custoditi nei depositi

Ercolano, ecco i mobili mai visti e custoditi nei depositi - Napoli - Repubblica.it

Epona was the a Romano-Celtic goddess of horses. Epona was known throughout Continental Europe, particularly worshipped by the Gauls in France and Italy. Her cult would later spread to Britannia (Britain). The Roman adopted the Gallic goddess as the patron-goddess of cavalrymen, and was the only Celtic deity to be worshipped in Rome; annual festival in Epona's honour on December 18. She can be found in arts in both Celtic and Roman world. Epona was also called Bubona. I

Epona was the a Romano-Celtic goddess of horses. Epona was known throughout…

Evidence of Pompeii's sophisticated drainage system: streets would drain in minutes, & water was re-used. #archaeology #Pompeii

Evidence of Pompeii's sophisticated drainage system: streets would drain in minutes, & water was re-used.

Herculaneum (in modern Italian Ercolano) was an ancient Roman town destroyed by volcanic pyroclastic flows AD 79, located in the territory of the current commune of Ercolano, in the Italian region of Campania in the shadow of Mt. Vesuvius.

Excavated Ruins Of Herculaneum - the town was destroyed during the eruption of Mount Vesuvius on 24 August 79 CE. this house is known as 'Casa del bel cortile' located along the Cardo V

Amazing that the wood was preserved. That is two thousand year old wood preserved when the town was covered 60 ft of boiling mud. Herculaneum, Italy

That is two thousand year old wood preserved when the town was covered 60 ft of boiling mud.

The House of Telephus in Herculaneum.    The House of Telephus contains a first century relief depicting the myth of Achilles and Telephus, after which it is named.

The House of Telephus in Herculaneum. The House of Telephus contains a first century relief depicting the myth of Achilles and Telephus, after which it is named.

Pompeii, Herculaneum, Stabiae, Oplontis and Boscoreale were lost to the world in late August AD79 to lie hidden for almost 1800 years, a time capsule of Roman life in the first century AD.  This website provides details on the story of their destruction and re-discovery and an in-depth look at what can be seen today.

Villa San Marco in Stabiae, Italy also covered in ash by the eruption of Mt Vesuvius in 79 CE Impluvium

Archaeology Lesson Plans

Archaeology lesson plans can give students hands on ways to explore the study of ancient cultures.

Scale model of Pompeii, 19thC, Museum of Archeology, Naples.    If you look closely you can see they even recreated the wall frescoes. © 2011

Scale model of Pompeii, Museum of Archeology, Naples. If you look closely you can see they even recreated the wall frescoes.

서울시 강동구 당일코스 -  강동구청->강동예찬시비->천호공원->암사동 선사 주거지-> 광주이씨광릉부원군묘역->문희공 유창묘역->길동 자연 생태공원->일자산허브 천문공원->빗살무늬토기향조명탑->일자산 해맞이 광장->해공신익희선생동상->도미부인상

서울시 강동구 당일코스 - 강동구청->강동예찬시비->천호공원->암사동 선사 주거지-> 광주이씨광릉부원군묘역->문희공 유창묘역->길동 자연 생태공원->일자산허브 천문공원->빗살무늬토기향조명탑->일자산 해맞이 광장->해공신익희선생동상->도미부인상

Wroxeter, England ~ WROXETER ROMAN CITY  http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/daysout/properties/wroxeter-roman-city/  http://www.shropshiretourism.co.uk/attractiondetails.php?estid=738

Wroxeter, Shropshire, England - recreation of a Roman urban villa (building project

Strigil - a Roman bathing implement for removing the body dirt. As the soap was unknown, when bathing, Romans rubbed oil in their skins and then used a strigil – a special flat and curved implement – to scrape off the dirt.

Strigil - a Roman bathing implement for removing body dirt. As soap was unknown, Romans rubbed oil into the skin then used a strigil to scrape off the dirt--great for exfoliating too!

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