The Recent Excavations in Rome - Discovery of the house of the Vestal Virgins. Two Half Page Engravings £11.50 Quantity: at £11.50 each Add To Basket 1 in stock. For Sale is a Front Page from "The Graphic," December 8th 1883, showing the following 2 Half Page Engravings. The Top Engraving shows the following 5 Sketches and is called, -- "The Recent Excavations in Rome - Discovery of the House of the Vestal Virgins." a- General view of the Excavations which are being made between the Forum and the Palace of the Caesars. b- The Flooring of one of the Vestals' Bedchambers. c- The large Hall of Atrium of the Vestals' Palace. d- Three Tablets, just Excavated, bearing Inscriptions to certain Vestals. e- A fragment of Marble Pavement in the Atrium. 2- The Second Engraving shows - "The Performance of the "Electra" of Sophocles, by Ladies at Girton College, near Cambridge."