The 15-meter-long, six-meter-wide room was found in a former private residence in Vila di Nola, which was ancient Pompeii's longest road, during excavations in the Regio IX area of the site.

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The Pompeii ruins were discovered in the 16th century, with the first excavations dating back to 1748. Pompeii is the second most-visited archaeological site in the world.