Among the buried objects, one of the finest was a dagger with an intricately decorated wooden handle.
The artifact had been well used by Roman soldiers and looks as though it was quite comfortable. Continue reading →
A copper awl is the oldest metal object unearthed to date in the Middle East.
Although the mausoleum had been plundered, archaeologists found that it still contained more than 10,000 artifacts.
Still corked, the perfectly preserved stoneware bottle was produced in the early 1800s by Selters, one of the oldest mineral waters in Europe. Continue reading →
The ancient string-based devices were used to solve mathematical problems and assist in record-keeping.
Gold artifacts and possible human sacrifices were also discovered by archaeologists in the country of Georgia.
Egg of a parasite that still infects people today found in the burial plot of a child who lived 6,200 years ago in an ancient farming community.
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