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Chariot race on the Roman fresco

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A chariot race in a Roman fresco
Author: Roger B. Ulrich

Roman fresco depicting a chariot race. Object found in Pompeii; Casa delle Quadrighe (VII 2, 25). Now located in the Naples Museum. Dated back to 1st century CE.

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