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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 Amphipolis in Greece. The last two rocks […]

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Archaeological roundup: Finds in Bulgaria include ancient coins, a basilica and an inn in Philippopolis

September 30, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

A mid-ninth century inscription in Cyrillic script, a treasure of more than 1200 Byzantine coins, a fragment of a hunting scene, a basilica and even t ...

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Archaeology: New finds from Bulgaria’s Perperikon unveiled

September 29, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

A cross made of iron, coins, bronze bracelets – and a container dating from the 12th to 13th century on which is inscribed, “Lord, help Veroni ...

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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 sculpture ...


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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 […]

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    Impressive new findings inside Amphipolis tomb in Greece
    August 27, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Impressive are the new findings revealed from the excavations in the tomb of Kasta, in Amphipolis, by the KH Ephorate of Prehistoric and Classical Antiquities. Greece’s culture ministry said that […]