Roman Necropolis of Voghenza and museum of Voghiera

Roman Necropolis of Voghenza is located in Voghiera. Voghiera and the surrounding areas had their agricultural fortune  from their position and quality of the soil.

Near you can see the museum divided in three sections: Archaeology, Renaissance and Modern Art.

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It exhibits the finds which have been unearthed from the excavations of the Roman necropolis of Voghenza:

gold and amber jewellery

amphorae and other types of containers

oil lamps

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money, balsam jars in glass paste and a beautiful balsam jar in onyx

The museum’s artefacts were found  in the 67 burials of Voghenza.

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