Grisly gladiator fresco discovered in tavern at Pompeii

Grisly gladiator fresco discovered in tavern at Pompeii

A vivid fresco depicting a gladiator standing victorious as his wounded opponent stumbles, gushing blood, has been discovered in the ancient Roman city of Pompeii.

Pompeii begins gladiator domus restoration

Pompeii begins gladiator domus restoration

Gladiators and horsemen fete Rome’s birthday

Gladiators and horsemen fete Rome’s birthday

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