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Spout of order: brass beats plastic after Fountain of Abundance protests

by | 13th, September 2015

tap face statue 1

 

When the brass tap affixed to the Fountain of Abundance in Pompeii was replaced with a plastic one, there were complaints.

 

tap face statue

 

People said the plastic one was not in keeping with a 2000-year-old sculpture dispensing water through its face. A brass one is

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