One of the mosaics on the floor of Vittorio Emanuele Gallery is one of many examples of the art inspired by the legend of Romulus and Remus.

How was Rome founded? Not in a day, and not by twins.

The mythical Romulus and Remus may get the credit, but Rome's archaeology reveals that local tribes established the ancient kingdom.

A mosaic on the floor of Vittorio Emanuele Gallery is one of many examples of the art inspired by the legend of Romulus and Remus.
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