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Pictures of Painted Etruscan Tombs of Tarquinia Necropolis, Italy

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Pictures of the painted fresco Etruscan underground tombs of the Necropolis of Tarquinia, known as Monterozzi Necropolis or the Monte del Calvario Necropolis.

There are around 6,000 tombs cut into the rock at Tarquinia and those that have been excavated have revealed incredible Etruscan fresco wall paintings dating back to the 7th century BC. The underground tombs of Tarquinia are so unique that they were designated as UNESCO World Heritage sites in 2004. The Etruscan paintings...
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