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Archaeologists have found a "rotating" living Neron

September 29 2009
18:40

Eternal city never ceases to amaze the world with their secrets. This time, the Italian archaeologists have discovered in the heart of Rome, "rotating" the living room of the Emperor Nero.

Unusual dining room, centered around the clock spun platform that mimic the motion of the earth, most likely refers to the "Golden House" of Nero. This palace was named for the rich furniture and a huge territory that it occupied. At one time it stretched from the Palatine hill, occupying the vast expanse, including the Colosseum, in the place which then is an artificial lake.

All subsequent emperors tried to hide the construction of Nero, so sleep Palace predecessor Trajan and the walls of rooms "Golden House" served as the basis for his famous term. Precisely because of this legendary building fairly well preserved. At the moment, archaeologists have dug 150 rooms.

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