The latest images show an arched, soil-filled room, with some traces of red paint on the limestone walls.
Greek archaeologists excavating the large and mysterious burial mound in Amphipolis have now revealed the full body of the two figures unearthed on Saturday, showing the sculptures’ great artistic value. Continue reading →
Two female sculptures are uncovered in a Greek tomb that dates to the time of Alexander the Great. Continue reading →
No graves (including Alexander’s) have been discovered yet at the Kasta Hill site at Amphipolis in Macedonia, but new finds are increasing interest around the excavation. Continue reading →
Several pottery vessels found beside the sarcophagus and 13 more inside a niche in the tomb.
The seated, wingless sphinxes were likely placed there to guard the large burial site. Continue reading →
Some 24 centuries after the ancient Greek father of medicine taught his students under an Oriental plane tree, scientists say they have the tree's genetic blueprint.
Researchers have deciphered a Greek document that shows an ancient wrestling match was fixed.
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