January 21, 2018
First Etruscan Settlement Found in Sardinia An Etruscan settlement dating back to the Ninth Century BCE has been found on the Sardinian coasts near Olbia.

May 21, 2017
Castor and Pollux, whose astrological counterpart, Gemini, begins each year on 21 May, are important figures in Estruscan and Roman mythology and appear often in Italian art over the centuries.

March 19, 2017
The celebration of the goddess Minerva called Quinquatria traditionally took place on 19 March during heyday of the Roman Republic.

January 21, 2017
Constantine III, or perhaps more accurately, Heraclius Novus Constantinus Augustus (May 612 –May 641), was Byzantine Emperor for just four months in 641.

August 26, 2015
Gem-engraver and medalist Filippo Rega was born on 26 August 1761 in Chieti , a central-Italian town then in the Bourbon Kingdom of Naples .

May 18, 2014
thegetty : This Roman ring is over 1600 years old and still looking as impressive as ever.

October 11, 2013
Etruscans: a Hymn to Life is on view at Paris’s Musée Maillol through 8 February 2014.

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