Tiny room at Pompeii villa reveals how Roman slaves lived

Found 19 days ago at Arstechnica

Just outside the ancient city of Pompeii, archaeologists recently unearthed a small room where at least three enslaved people lived and worked until Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 CE. The rediscovery of the dreary space near the villas stables provides a rare glimpse into the lives of the people at the bottom of the ancient Roman social order. When Mount Vesuvius buried the Roman city of Pompeii...

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