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Archaeologists in Italy have discovered an ancient-Roman Ceremonial cart (Car) from a villa outside the ancient city of Pompeii, buried beneath the ground.
- Last Updated:February 28, 2021 at 12:54 PM IS
He told that in the search till now we have found only the vehicles carrying passengers and luggage. This is the first time we have got a car to attend a special event. This is an extraordinary discovery that advances our understanding of the ancient world. He told that this vehicle was used during the festive moments of the community like parade and procession.
In ancient times, about 13000 people lived in Pompeii, located 23 kilometers southeast of Naples. The entire city was covered with hot lava and ash due to a volcanic eruption equivalent to an atomic bomb in 79 CE. The team of archaeologists has reached almost two-thirds of this ancient city spread over 165 acres.
Also Read: Saudi Arabia Claims – Huti rebels missile fired at Riyadh, we destroyed in betweenFrom 1750 onwards, teams were officially formed to search the ruins of this city. Since then, till today the work of investigation is going on in this area. Pompeii is one of the most popular attractions in Italy and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Every year a large number of tourists reach Italy to see this ancient city.