Wax Poetic? You KNOW They Read and Wrote in Pompeii!

Let me just hold my stylus here while I think about that.

This fresco from the 1st century depicts a holding both wax tablets and a stylus. Maybe it’s just me, but I see echoes of today’s tablets and styluses here. Full circle, people. (Kinda.)

For more examples of art for book lovers, you must check out Reading Art.

Image courtesy of Tom Liam Lynch | Gradgrind's
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