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Vatican Museums Artefacts & Antiquities - Pictures & Images Of -

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Pictures of the Vatican Museums, Rome, artefacts & antiquities.

The antiquities of the Vatican museums are collated in different museum collections each of which was collected by different Renaissance Popes. Much of what is left of Ancient Rome was saved due to the fanatical interest the Popes took Roman antiquities. They financed excavations and gave the Colosseum religious sanctuary to stop it being demolished for building materials.

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FunkyStock Picture Library free resource for professional editorial picture editors, picture researchers, historical scholars and students and enthusiasts who want to browse some of the best pictures and images of historic countries, historical places, archaeological sites and the very best museum antiquities and artefacts exhibits in Europe and the Middle East.

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COUNTRIES

Browse travel pictures and images of historic places and archaeological sites of countries in Europe and the Middle East.

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HISTORICAL

Explore the past through pictures and images of its historic places. See the great palaces, castles and cities of antiquity as well as the great archaeological sites where our ancestors made history.

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MUSEUMS

Browse pictures & images the treasured artefacts and antiquities exhibits from the great Museum of Europe and the Middle East. See the art and objects made by our ancestors.

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