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Yacimiento de Ulaca, situado en un promontorio, cuenta con restos arqueológicos poco comunes como un altar y una sauna de iniciación, construidos en granito. yacimiento ulaca-10.jpg

Yacimiento de Ulaca, situado en un promontorio, cuenta con restos arqueológicos poco comunes como un altar y una sauna de iniciación, construidos en granito. yacimiento ulaca-10.jpg

«El conjunto de saunas castreñas del Occidente es el más importante de Europa», según el arqueólogo Angel Villa. - Arqueología, Historia Ant...

«El conjunto de saunas castreñas del Occidente es el más importante de Europa», según el arqueólogo Angel Villa. - Arqueología, Historia Ant...

Masada, Israel.  CHECK.  This is a heated swimming pool.  The fires were kept burning between the columns below, covering all the space under the floor.  You can see two layers of a reproduction floor in the pic.  The upper room was filled with water.  Instant heated pool.

Masada, Israel. CHECK. This is a heated swimming pool. The fires were kept burning between the columns below, covering all the space under the floor. You can see two layers of a reproduction floor in the pic. The upper room was filled with water. Instant heated pool.

Pompeii. I want to go see this place one day. Please check out my website thanks. www.photopix.co.nz

Pompeii. I want to go see this place one day. Please check out my website thanks. www.photopix.co.nz

Brass strigil. Used by ancient Romans to scrape dirt and sweat from their bodies. The Romans did not use soap. Instead, perfumed oil would be rubbed onto the body and then scraped off with the strigil, removing any dead skin, sweat, and dirt. It was boiled clean so the strigil would have been a hygienic instrument, especially since the Romans shared bath facilities at bath houses.

Brass strigil. Used by ancient Romans to scrape dirt and sweat from their bodies. The Romans did not use soap. Instead, perfumed oil would be rubbed onto the body and then scraped off with the strigil, removing any dead skin, sweat, and dirt. It was boiled clean so the strigil would have been a hygienic instrument, especially since the Romans shared bath facilities at bath houses.

Pedra formosa do Alto das Eiras (Portugal). Coñece as saunas castrexas

Pedra formosa do Alto das Eiras (Portugal). Coñece as saunas castrexas

Stunning antler-like horse headpiece with matching breastcollar; Scythian, 3rd century BC. This particular piece is housed in the Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg, Russia

Stunning antler-like horse headpiece with matching breastcollar; Scythian, 3rd century BC. This particular piece is housed in the Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg, Russia

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