All posts tagged archaeology

November 13, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Archeologists are closer to solving the mystery of Amphipolis, after the discovery of a tomb with bones in the third chamber of the Tomb of Kasta. The tomb is large, […]

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Bulgarian archaeologists find skeleton of child buried with anti-vampire ritual

October 30, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The skeleton of a child whose legs had been bound after death in an anti-vampire ritual has been found by archaeologists at a dig at the Voden Fortres ...

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Archaeologists find head of one of the Sphinxes in Amphipolis

October 22, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The marble head of the Sphinx, which is located on the east side of the entrance of the burial monument of Amphipolis, was discovered by archaeologist ...

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Archaeology: The Caryatids were close to four metres high

October 1, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The KH’ Ephorate of Prehistoric and Classical Antiquities is continuing its archaeological research in the tomb complex in the hill of Kasta in Amph ...

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    The Caryatids of Greece’s Amphipolis are revealed
    September 22, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Since archaeologists in Amphipolis have unearthed the Caryatids, the great art had caused excitement. Now, however, the greatness of the two sculptures has been revealed in all its splendour, after the […]

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    Diver finds 2750-year-old gold coin in Bulgaria
    September 9, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    A diver has found what is believed to be the oldest gold coin ever discovered in Bulgaria, Bulgarian news agency BTA reported on September 9. The coin was found in […]