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Close-up of the "Ring Lady" one of the many victims of the Mt Vesuvius eruption…

Porfirio Díaz standing next to the Aztec Sun Stone.

Mexican President Porfirio Díaz standing next to the Aztec Sun Stone. A large stone monolith excavated in the Zócalo of Mexico City in December it is approximately 12 feet across and weighs approximately 24 tons.

Varna Burial - Bulgaria 4100 BC...wow!..this is quite interesting and symbolic indeed!..the Varna culture is a record holder...the oldest golden treasure in the world was discovered  in Varna Necropolis of artifacts dating 4750 BC...

Varna Necropolis, 4500 - 4000 BC, Varna, Bulgaria Gold beads have been excavated in Dimitra in eastern Macedonia and are claimed to be from 5500 to 5250 B. If confirmed they could be some of the earliest gold objects yet discovered (Betancourt

For centuries people have believed that this is the skull of Mary Magdalene, found in a crypt beneath a small church in France. But how did it get there? http://www.cultofweird.com/death/skull-of-mary-magdalene/

The Skull of Mary Magdalene in St Maximin Basilica in France

For centuries people have believed that this is the skull of Mary Magdalene, found in a crypt beneath a small church in France. But how did it get there? http://www.cultofweird.com/death/skull-of-mary-magdalene/

Iron slave collar, Roman, fourth-sixth century CE The inscription says "I have run away; hold me. When   you shall have returned me to my master, Zoninus, you will receive a   gold coin". This was sealed around the slave's neck so there was no way to take it off.

Iron slave collar, Roman, fourth-sixth century CE. The inscription says "I have run away; hold me. When you return me to my master, Zoninus, you will receive a gold coin (solidus)." Going in Ancient History and Archaeology

Temple of Apelles

-- Roman Fresco -- Dressing a Priestess or Bride (detail) Excavated in the palaestra of the Forum Baths at Herculaneum -- 79 CE

Unbelievable Skeletons Unearthed From The Catacombs Of Rome

Unbelievable Skeletons Unearthed From The Catacombs Of Rome

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The hand of St. Francis Xavier is seen in a reliquary at the Jesuits' Church of the Gesu in Rome Sept. 8. Relics of holy people have been venerated since early Christianity. (CNS/Paul Haring)

The hand of St. Francis Xavier is seen in a reliquary at the Jesuits' Church of the Gesu in Rome Sept. Relics of holy people have been venerated since early Christianity. I saw this, it's pretty scary.

Unbelievable Skeletons Unearthed From The Catacombs Of Rome

Unbelievable Skeletons Unearthed From The Catacombs Of Rome

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Cliffs End Farm - the pit burial    In one Late Bronze Age pit archaeologists found the skeletons of five people. The upper skeleton is an old man, with a child beside him. The lower one is a teenager with his head on the skull of a cow.

Cliffs End Farm - the pit burial In one Late Bronze Age pit archaeologists found the skeletons of five people. The upper skeleton is an old man, with a child beside him. The lower one is a teenager with his head on the skull of a cow.

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