Video: Ceremonial Chariot Unearthed at Pompeii


Archaeologists studying the ruins of Pompeii in Italy unearthed an incredibly well preserved and remarkably ornate ceremonial chariot. Described as an "extraordinary find" in a press release from the caretakers of the famed site, the vehicle remains nearly intact after 2,000 years and boasts its original four wheels and iron frame as well as "beautiful bronze and tin decorations." Incredibly, researchers were even able to identify organic remains from the chariot's ropes and the flowers that once adorned the cart.

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