Roman Empire Archeology News Today 2013-04-11

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Découvertes exceptionnelles à Londres: La Pompéi du Nord mise au jour ! : Des milliers de vestiges romains ont été découverts à Londres. Il s’agit de la plus grande fouille archéologique réalisée dans la capitale jusqu’ici. Les archéologues ont trouvé des pièces de monnaie, de la poterie, des chaussures, des porte-bonheur et une amulette de gladiateur en ambre. -

Read this story here: http://decouvertes-archeologiques.blogspot.fr/2013/04/decouvertes-exceptionnelles-londres-la.html

 

London’s roaming temple – new parts of the Mithraeum found : Britain’s most-moved Roman site, the Temple of Mithras in London, is one step closer to returning to its original location after recent work by Museum of London Archaeology (MOLA). – by Carly Hilts -

Read this story here: http://www.archaeology.co.uk/articles/news/londons-roaming-temple-new-parts-of-the-mithraeum-found.htm

 

Archeological dig reveals ancient Roman ruins dubbed ‘Pompeii of the north’ : Archeological digs on the site of Bloomberg LP’s future London headquarters have revealed Roman building remains and some 10,000 well-preserved objects that have led the site to be dubbed the “Pompeii of the north. – by Proxy Adviser -

Read this story here: http://www.bullfax.com/

 

Roaming all over Rome on grand tour : When we arrived in Rome, we had our first meal at the La Faginetto’s restaurant. The next day found us standing in amazement at the vastness of the ruins of the Roman Forum and the Palatine Hill. – by CAROL LAWRENCE -

Read this story here: http://www.northumberlandgazette.co.uk/news/local-news/roaming-all-over-rome-on-grand-tour-1-5552888

 

London dig turns up slice of Roman life : (CNN) — Phallic good luck charms, wooden buildings, an amber gladiator amulet, even documents — all these are among a huge trove of Roman artifacts preserved by a lost river in London’s financial district, archaeologists said Wednesday. – by Laura Smith-Spark -

Read this story here: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/04/10/world/europe/uk-london-roman-remains/index.html

 

Life and Death in Pompeii and Herculaneum – Highlights : With hundreds of items on display, Life and Death in Pompeii and Herculaneum is a treasure trove for anybody with even the slightest bit of interest in Roman history. This makes picking ‘highlights’ rather difficult. – by Neill -

Read this story here: http://pass-the-garum.blogspot.fr/2013/04/life-and-death-in-pompeii-and_10.html

 

Actualites de l’histoire : La mosaïque de Lod Découverte en 1996 lors de travaux urbains à Lod, au sud de Tel Aviv, elle avait été réenterrée presque aussitôt faute de moyens pour assurer sa conservation. C’est désormais chose possible grâce à une importante donation de la Fondation Leon Levy et Shelby White. -

Read this story here: http://actuhistoire.blogspot.fr/2013/04/la-mosaique-de-lod.html

 

L’empire romain : Tous les chemins mènent à Rome. Ce n’est pas Science & Vie Junior qui contredira l’expression proverbiale, en proposant un numéro spécial qui nous emmène dans la capitale de l’empire romain. -

Read this story here: http://www.itrnews.com/articles/140024/empire-romain.html

 

Ancient Roman Man Hidden Beneath Famous Painting at the Louvre : — In the latest achievement in efforts to see what may lie underneath the surface of great works of art, scientists have described the first use of an imaging technology like that used in airport whole-body security scanners to detect the face of an ancient Roman man hidden below the surface of – by Biometric -

Read this story here: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/04/130410154622.htm

 

10,000 Temple of Mithras discoveries draw comparisons with Pompeii in Roman London : Described as “beautifully preserved” and possessing the potential to provide unprecedented insights into the way bygone citizens lived, the project at Bloomberg Place – once home to the Temple of Mithras – has uncovered 10,000 finds dating from around 40 AD to the early 5th century. -

Read this story here: http://www.culture24.org.uk/history%20%26%20heritage/time/roman/art427987

 

Megalensia 2013 : All hail the Great Mother on this day, Cybele, the Magna Mater of Phrygian Mount Ida! – by aediculaantinoi -

Read this story here: http://aediculaantinoi.wordpress.com/2013/04/10/megalensia-2013/

 

Latin Proverbs and Fables Round-Up: April 11 : Here is a round-up of today’s proverbs and fables – and for previous posts, check out the Bestiaria Latina Blog archives. I’m getting ready for what’s going to be a summer of proverb adventures, shifting my focus to English-language proverbs. – by Laura Gibbs -

Read this story here: http://bestlatin.blogspot.fr/2013/04/latin-proverbs-and-fables-round-up_11.html

 

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