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At 'Pompeii Of The Middle East', 1,200-Year-Old Mosaic Workshop Unearthed

"The ancient house was likely undergoing a remodel when, on Jan. 18, 749, the massive earthquake struck Jerash, located in what is now Jordan... Before the earthquake, artisans were putting together mosaics for the floors of the house, but they abandoned their artwork after the natural disaster struck. This abandonment turned the house into […]
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