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RepiTitiationes ~ 04.24.15

… and we’re caught up! @SaveRome @AIRomanCulture need a vespa! — rogueclassicist (@rogueclassicist) April 24, 2015 Gladiator in miniature: bronze statuette of a Hoplomachus (?????????), ca. 2nd c. AD, Neues Museum, Berlin pic.twitter.com/2kZduWJvbW...Show More Summary

RepiTitiationes ~ 04.23.15

this should fix the script issues … Theme 2015 http://t.co/7pjCRvKcI7 — Amphora Issue (@AmphoraIssue) April 23, 2015 RT @HistoryTime_: Digital reconstruction of a Roman kitchen. Source: http://t.co/YlmpKolo6R pic.twitter.com/YRxycMBfEM — Artemission.com (@ArtemissionArt) April 22, 2015 Caesarea maritima, roman theatre in Israel – 25–13 BC. Show More Summary

RepiTitiationes ~ 04.22.15

more script issues … Happy hug a consenting classicist boxing day… The day when the philologist among us argue about what it means! — rogueclassicist (@rogueclassicist) April 22, 2015 NOW: Brian Rose on archaeology under threat around...Show More Summary

RepiTitiationes ~ 04.21.15

Happy dies natalis Romae! — rogueclassicist (@rogueclassicist) April 21, 2015 Happy hug a consenting classicist day! Show the folks who keep the Ancient World alive that it's appreciated! — rogueclassicist (@rogueclassicist) April 21,...Show More Summary

RepiTitiationes ~ 04.20.15

Pleased to be invited to talk on @paphostheatre for National @archaeologyweek in May at @CCANESA: will be great day pic.twitter.com/1Dy4Pge0iw — Dr Craig Barker (@DrCraig_B) April 20, 2015 @CarolineLawrenc @PaulaLock5 Funnily enough I took this photo of it last week when there for lecture. One of my faves pic.twitter.com/90FAHdI18n — Helen A. (@Helenus_) April 19, […]

RepiTitiationes ~ 04.19.15

… another one where the script messed up: Explorator 17.52 | Explorator https://t.co/3M1bzSclrH — rogueclassicist (@rogueclassicist) April 19, 2015 Athens Gave us Everything!? (Lucretius, De Rerum Natura, 6.1-11) | Sententiae Antiquae http://t.co/fEvz44PpnC...Show More Summary

RepiTitiationes ~ 04.18.15

@roughtradeX @rogueclassicist Yes, she was holding a sistrum, like in this statue from Hadrian's Villa… pic.twitter.com/uMokfzWyQh — Following Hadrian (@carolemadge) April 18, 2015 @roughtradeX @rogueclassicist She was holding a sistrum in her right hand and key of the Ankh in her left. Show More Summary

RepiTitiationes ~ 04.17.15

some of these might be out of order … script messed up Holding seminar "Did Greek women hear myths differently from men?" with Dio Chrysostom oration 61 Hunter College 1700 pic.twitter.com/MX8twKgyH7 — Edith Hall (@edithmayhall) April 16, 2015 Fresh from his defeat at Bedriacum, #OnThisDay in 69, Otho commits suicide even though his forces remained […]

RepiTitiationes ~ 04.16.16

Themis and Aegeus. Attic red-figure kylix, 440–430 BCE. (Altes Museum, Berlin, Germany) #History #AncientGreece pic.twitter.com/P0jWSTqJPT — Ancient History (@ahencyclopedia) April 16, 2015 Pantheon light. Sunlight passing through the...Show More Summary

RepiTitiationes ~ 04.15.15

Terracotta relief of a warrior dragging a captive, c. 540-520 B.C. Archaic Greek (Cretan), Metropolitan Museum pic.twitter.com/TwBlxyEVBW — MARTIN O. ROCCA (@M65SANCHEZ) April 15, 2015 More on tonight's @ROMtoronto #ROMSpeaks discussion:...Show More Summary

RepiTitiationes ~ 04.14.15

The Socratic Method: http://t.co/A8mpO4jTBz pic.twitter.com/o4vhoP6j0e — Existential Comics (@existentialcoms) April 13, 2015 In Victorian London, intellectuals looked for love in the British Museum’s reading room… http://t.co/1aMXTm6sg5 — Arts & Letters Daily (@aldaily) April 14, 2015 OED Word of the Day: subrident, adj. Show More Summary

RepiTitiationes ~ 04.13.15

nude #Amazon battling Greek warrior. Naked Amazons extremely rare in Grk vase paintings & art–how many can you find? pic.twitter.com/80Alid2rh2 — Adrienne Mayor (@amayor) April 11, 2015 #SAA2015 Women in Archaeology Interest Group Reception – Gathering of future @trowelblazers pic.twitter.com/x9zWZd3iVT — April M. Show More Summary

RepiTitiationes ~ 04.12.15

Explorator 17.51 | Explorator https://t.co/mvyur1h3pJ — rogueclassicist (@rogueclassicist) April 12, 2015 yahoo is really starting to bug me … — rogueclassicist (@rogueclassicist) April 12, 2015 @EquineAnn one doesn't stop until oneShow More Summary

RepiTitiationes ~ 04.11.15

Newly digitized 19th-century sketchbooks depict sites across the Mediterranean http://t.co/zdNqhXhtsk pic.twitter.com/nRuRBcBkXq — The Getty (@thegetty) April 11, 2015 Here, the mythological hero Perseus triumphantly presents Medusa's head. Show More Summary

RepiTitiationes ~ 04.10.15

al-T?si's #Euclid 's Elements (Rome, 1594) #geometry Arabic text and #marginalia #histsci pic.twitter.com/bbLcVdLe42 — OUHOS Collections (@OUHOSCollection) April 9, 2015 Some #Amazons kill Greeks! Not all #warriorwomen were imaginary...Show More Summary

Liquid mercury found under Teotihuacan temple

The excavations under the Temple of the Feathered Serpent in Teotihuacan have unearthed another exceptional find: large quantities of liquid mercury. Archaeologist Sergio Gómez and his team have been excavating the tunnel underneath the pre-Aztec pyramid, discovered by accident in 2003 when a sinkhole opened up in front of the temple, since 2009, using a [...]

After John Jupp Came Home to Shirley

Yesterday I introduced the couple of John and Mary Jupp—he a deserter from the British army who had made his way to Shirley, she a woman in her late thirties who apparently had some property but no husband.They married in late 1774 and had a daughter the following year. Show More Summary

The Books Virginia Colonists Were Buying in the Decade Before the Revolution

The Vault is Slate's history blog. Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter @slatevault, and find us on Tumblr. Find out more about what this space is all about here. This list of books sold in the post office of Williamsburg, Virginia,...Show More Summary

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