A sculpture of the head of the god Dionysus, found during excavations in the Via Alessandrina in Rome. Photo: LaPresse via ZUMA Press / dpa A sculpture of the head of the god Dionysus, found during excavations in the Via Alessandrina in Rome. Photo: LaPresse via ZUMA Press / dpa
A sculpture of the head of the god Dionysus, found during excavations in the Via Alessandrina in Rome. Photo: LaPresse via ZUMA Press / dpa
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Rome displays latest ancient archaeological finds to the public

  • Among the most eye-catching items is a bust of the god Dionysus, the god of wine
  • A stone head was also found, which presumably depicts the Roman emperor Augustus

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A sculpture of the head of the god Dionysus, found during excavations in the Via Alessandrina in Rome. Photo: LaPresse via ZUMA Press / dpa A sculpture of the head of the god Dionysus, found during excavations in the Via Alessandrina in Rome. Photo: LaPresse via ZUMA Press / dpa
A sculpture of the head of the god Dionysus, found during excavations in the Via Alessandrina in Rome. Photo: LaPresse via ZUMA Press / dpa
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