Mount Vesuvius erupting at the Roman cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum // 79 CE // "Life and Death in Pompeii and Herculaneum" exhibit, 2013 // British Museum // #archaeology More

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Pompeii- The city of Pompeii is a partially buried Roman town-city near modern Naples in the Italian region of Campania. It was partially destroyed and buried under 4 to 6 m (13 to 20 ft) of ash and pumice in the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79. The structure of whole city and the exact position of the person was in when they died are still can be seen.

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