Two painted figures -- one man, one woman -- were found on the door frames of a chamber within a Greek tomb dating to Alexander the Great's reign in the late 4th century B.C. Continue reading â†’
Remains of an ancient settlement were found just underwater off the shore of the Greek island, Delos.
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 â†’
The height of the sculptures and their pedestals make them an imposing presence at the tomb's entrance. Continue reading â†’
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.
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