Secrets of the Dead

Last Days of Pompeii

Season 20 Episode 2 | 55m 30s | Video has closed captioning.

An ornate ceremonial chariot was recently discovered in the ruins of Pompeii, offering insights into the lives of wealthy, high-ranking landowners who lived outside the city. Buried by the Vesuvius eruption 2,000 years ago, this is not a humble transport cart. “It's the Lamborghini of this ancient world,” says Eric Poehler, an expert on ancient infrastructure in Pompeii.

Aired: 10/19/22

Expired: 11/16/22

Rating: TV-14

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