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Plaster Person of Pompeii Frozen in Time

The Ruins of Pompeii are filled with wondrously strange sights, but nothing as bizarre as human skeletons, like this one, covered in ash and mud in 79 AD and brought back to life, so to speak, when 19th Century excavators poured plaster of Paris into their cavities.

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Image Source: mobile
Date Taken: 10.2015
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2017, 10:30 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon PowerShot SD550
Focal Length: 18.8mm
Shutter Speed: 1/59
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PHOTO LOCATION Pompeii, Italy