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Pompeii marvels on display after restoration

As of this week, visitors to the newly restored house of Obelius Firmus in the Ancient city of Pompeii will be greeted by giant coffer in bronze and iron dented by lapilli (red-hot volcanic stones) from the 79 AD eruption of Mt Vesuvius. The domus of Marcus Lucretius Fronto, where some of the finest ancient Pompeii wall paintings  were found, is located in Regio V [Credit: Riccardo Siano]Archaeologists found the remains of five...

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