Leather pouch containing coins found under Pompeii skeleton — The Archaeology News Network

Archaeologists on Friday said they had found what they called the “treasure trove” of Pompeii’s ‘last fugitive’, whose skeleton was discovered earlier this week with its head knocked off by a huge stone in the eruption. Credit: Parco archeologico PompeiTwenty silver denari and an iron key, probably his house key, were found in a leather…

via Leather pouch containing coins found under Pompeii skeleton — The Archaeology News Network

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