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Thieves steal depiction of the goddess Artemis; "Chiseled off" with a metallic object

Thieves steal depiction of the goddess Artemis; "Chiseled off" with a metallic object | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
Thieves have stolen part of an ancient fresco from Pompeii, breaking in to a closed area of the UNESCO World Heritage landmark and chipping off a port
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Part of a fresco representing the Goddess Artemis in the House of Neptune in Pompeii has been stolen. 

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Reading the Writing on Pompeii’s Walls

Reading the Writing on Pompeii’s Walls | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
To better understand the ancient Roman world, one archaeologist looks at the graffiti, love notes and poetry alike, left behind by Pompeians
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Pompei, altro crollo. Il responsabile Unesco: un piano globale o viene giù tutto La Soprintendenza: intervenire su dissesto idrogeologico

Pompei, altro crollo. Il responsabile Unesco: un piano globale o viene giù tutto La Soprintendenza: intervenire su dissesto idrogeologico | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
Nuovo cedimento dopo quello di ieri, Domani in vertice convocato dal neo ministro della Cultura Dario Franceschini
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Structures collapse in Pompeii following extreme wet weather 

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