A mosaic floor made from small white, black, gray, blue, red and yellow pebbles emerged during a dig.
The central theme depicts a chariot in motion driven by Hermes, who is most likely escorting King Philip II to the Underworld. Continue reading →
King Philip II's bones are buried in a tomb along with a mysterious woman-warrior.
Have the most important temples, tombs, pyramids, cities, and civilizations been found? Not at all.
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 7.45-foot-tall statues stand on a marble pedestal, wearing high-soled red-and-yellow shoes.
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 →
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