All posts tagged archaeology

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August 1, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian archaeologists have discovered a tomb, estimated to date from the fifth century CE, on St Ivan island off the coast of Bulgaria’s Black Sea town of Sozopol, it was […]

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Bulgarian archaeologists make rare find of fragment of 11th-century rakiya cauldron

August 1, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Archaeologists working at the Lyutitsa fortress near Ivailovgrad in southern Bulgaria have found a fragment of a cauldron dating from the 11th century ...

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Archaeology: Thracian sword at Bulgaria’s Perperikon among finds in July

July 28, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Archaeologists working at the ancient sacred site of Perperikon in Bulgaria have found four silver coins from the time of Tsar Ivan Alexander, three r ...

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Ancient coins, Stone Age flint tools, grave sites among archaeological finds in Bulgaria in June 2015

June 30, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The month of June 2015 is closing with archaeologists in Bulgaria having unearthed a wide range of finds at various dig sites around the country, rang ...


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    Professor: Perperikon may have had a Roman temple to Apollo
    June 17, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s ancient sacred site of Perperikon may have had a Roman temple dedicated to Apollo, archaeology professor and Perperikon dig team leader Nikolai Ovcharov said on June 17 2015. Soon […]