The carvings included interlocking V shapes to invoke the protection of the Virgin Mary.
The marks date to early 1606 and the reign of King James I, a period when superstition and paranoia gripped England.
Forensic analysis of the King's skeletal remains has reconstructed blow by blow the king's last moments, revealing that Richard sustained 11 wounds at or near the time of his death.
The unusual feature emerged as archaeologists scanned a 7.4-square-mile area around Stonehenge.Continue reading â†’
The artifact had been well used by Roman soldiers and looks as though it was quite comfortable. Continue reading â†’
Analysis of the chemistry in the bones of the late king reveal his elitist diet. Continue reading â†’
Officials have finally decided on the reinterment details for the remains of the 15th-century English ruler.
Digging through a cave in central Britain, archaeologists uncovered 26 ancient gold and silver coins belonging to the Corieltauvi tribe.
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