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Sep 5, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The bracelets and necklaces, representing one of the finest collection of Roman jewelry, were buried in Colcester, U.K., by a terrified Roman woman. Continue reading →
Aug 28, 2014 12:56 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The artifact had been well used by Roman soldiers and looks as though it was quite comfortable. Continue reading →
Aug 5, 2014 12:45 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Some ancient road hazards are unearthed at Romano-British settlementm outside of Exeter, U.K. Continue reading →
Jun 30, 2014 04:15 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
For hundreds of years, people lived in the Colosseum and used its vast center as a communal trading center.
Jun 20, 2014 11:15 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Artifact embossed with the image of the hated Emperor Nero and dates to between A.D. 64 and 65.
May 28, 2014 11:00 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
A rare Crusade-era lead seal used to secure a letter was uncovered in an ancient farmstead in Jerusalem.
Mar 27, 2014 08:50 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
An ancient stone carving on the walls of an Egyptian temple depicts the Roman emperor Claudius dressed as an Egyptian pharaoh, wearing an elaborate crown.
Mar 13, 2014 11:32 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Analysis of tombstones from the Hellenistic period suggest tombstones served as much more than markers for the dead.
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