The impressive door is made from marble brought down from the island of Thasso and bolsters the theory that the site is a grand tomb. Continue reading →
The height of the sculptures and their pedestals make them an imposing presence at the tomb's entrance. Continue reading →
The female statues guarding a tomb in Greece may suggest that Alexander the Great's mother lies there.
The 7.45-foot-tall statues stand on a marble pedestal, wearing high-soled red-and-yellow shoes.
The latest images show an arched, soil-filled room, with some traces of red paint on the limestone walls.
See finely carved female figures found in a mysterious tomb in Macedonia.
Greek archaeologists excavate the massive burial mound in Amphipolis and find evidence that tomb raiders plundered the site.
A suspicious door leads archaeologists to believe Greece's mystery tomb was robbed. Continue reading →
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