Colonnade around the Forum, Pompeii, 2nd century BC. In the background is the Eumachia building, named after the Priestess who commissioned it. It was probably a slave market, though it was previously thought to be a wool market

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Colonnade around the Forum, Pompeii, 2nd century BC. In the background is the Eumachia building, named after the Priestess who commissioned it. It was probably a slave market, though it was previously thought to be a wool market

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