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Nov 24, 2015 08:32 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
The ring, found in England by an amateur using a metal detector, dates back around 1,700 years -- a time when the Roman Empire was in power.
Nov 20, 2015 10:31 AM ET // AFP
The trove of more than 4,000 bronze and silver coins dating back to Ancient Rome and weighing 33 pounds was discovered by a Swiss farmer.
Nov 13, 2015 01:47 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The fragments of a 2000-year-old Roman sign were discovered more than 100 years apart.
Nov 11, 2015 12:11 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The impressive structure measured some 262 by 196 feet, although only a small part of it has been unearthed.
Oct 21, 2015 09:48 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
The marble head found at a site in Turkey was somehow spared from an early Christian campaign against pagan art.
Oct 6, 2015 02:30 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Intricate designs on the mosaic date to the 4th and 5th centuries AD.
Oct 6, 2015 02:30 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The artwork was uncovered at the site of a 4th-century Roman villa in Tuscany.
Sep 21, 2015 09:08 AM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
The remnants of ancient water wells, pearls and hairpins are proof that a group of villagers set up a settlement on top of an ancient Roman fort.
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