Amulets of Deities, Skulls and Phalluses Found in Ancient Pompeii

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A stash of ancient amulets is seeing the light of day, now that archaeologists in Pompeii have unearthed the treasures from under a pile of ash dating to the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in A.D. 79. The amulets are tiny and detailed. One is a petite glass …

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