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Mycenaean-era tomb, the size of a small house, discovered in central Greece
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Mycenaean-era tomb, the size of a small house, discovered in central Greece

Panos - Sep 19, 2017

Archaeologists discovered an undisturbed Mycenaean-era tomb, one of the biggest of its type, in the south-central town of Orchomenos. The chamber-like tomb, which is reported to be…

Large Mycenaean-era engraved tomb discovered in south-central Greece
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Large Mycenaean-era engraved tomb discovered in south-central Greece

Panos - Sep 12, 2017

One of the biggest Mycenaean-era engraved tombs discovered in recent decades has been pinpointed near the south-central Greece town of Orhomenos, the modern-day placename for the ancient…

Mycenaean Tombs Discovered in Nemea Excavations
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Mycenaean Tombs Discovered in Nemea Excavations

Panos - Aug 30, 2017

New burial monuments were unearthed and studied during the second period of the ongoing excavation in Nemea, which was completed on July 29, according to the Greek…

Geometric-era tomb unearthed on Aegean island of Lesvos
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Geometric-era tomb unearthed on Aegean island of Lesvos

Sokratis - Mar 05, 2016

An intact tomb of a woman dated to the 8th century BC was unearthed on Friday on the island of Lesvos during construction work by local authorities…

Ancient Macedonian tomb discovered in Pella
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Ancient Macedonian tomb discovered in Pella

ilias1 - Dec 27, 2015

A Macedonian tomb has been discovered in Pella during the construction of a sewage network in the area, according to a statement issued by the Ministry of…

Macedonian-era tomb discovered during public works in Pella
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Macedonian-era tomb discovered during public works in Pella

Panos - Dec 23, 2015

A Macedonian era tomb was discovered within the modern settlement of Pella during sewage network constructions. According to a Culture Ministry announcement 'the interest in the new…

Unsullied Pylos tomb probably that of wealthy warrior or priest
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Unsullied Pylos tomb probably that of wealthy warrior or priest

ilias1 - Nov 04, 2015

A heavy gold chain with three beads placed asymmetrically along its length and sea shells beneath the skeleton that would allow very accurate dating were just some…