'Unprecedented' gladiator fresco uncovered at Pompeii

Whole world will admire it says Culture Minister Franceschini

(ANSA) - Rome, October 11 - Culture Minister Dario Franceschini expressed delight on Friday after archaeologists uncovered a spectacular fresco of two gladiators in combat at Pompeii. "Two gladiators at the end of a fight," Franceschini said.
    "It is an unprecedented discovery by Pompeii archaeologists who, for the first time since 79 AD, are excavating an area of Pompeii never investigated before.
    "It is a wonder that the whole world will admire".
   

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