Roman Animal Brooches
Roman Enamelled Owl Brooch. In early Rome when a dead Owl was nailed to the door of a house it would averted all evil that it supposedly had caused earlier before. When you heard the hoot of an Owl it would mean death. It was said that an owl had predicted the deaths of Julius Caesar, Augustus, Commodus Aurelius, and Agrippa.
Body cast of victim of Pompeii eruption. The Roman city of Pompeii, located in the Bay of Naples, Italy, was ruined and buried under thick layers of ash during an eruption of the volcano Vesuvius in 79 AD. Many of those buried under the ash were killed by falling buildings or other causes, such as poisonous fumes.🔹🔹Rome 🔹🔹More Pins Like This At FOSTERGINGER @ Pinterest🔹🔹