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Roman Jewelry . ( Left ) Gold bracelet of thirteen pairs of plain hemispheres . (
Right ) Gold ring with cameo from the House of Menander . Both are from
Pompeii , 1st century BC - 1st century AD . In the Museo Archeologico Nazionale
, Naples ...
He returned to Jerusalem on the eve of a general revolt against Roman rule . In
AD 66 the Jews of Judaea , urged on by the fanatical Zealots , ousted the Roman
procurator and set up a revolutionary government in Jerusalem . Along with ...
The peculiar system of development of the early Roman law , by annual edict and
by the extension of trial formu - las , gave the Roman patrician legal expert an
influential position ; he became the jurisconsult , the first nonofficial lawyer to be ...
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