Tucked away amid arid hills 370 miles north of Athens lays the ancient city of Amphipolis. Overlooking the River Strymon, it was once the scene of pivotal battles in the Peloponnesian War. It was the stomping ground of titans from Persian kings to, pe
Archaeologists have unearthed two sculpted female figures, known as caryatids, as they slowly make their way into an ancient tomb recently discovered in Greece's northeast, the country's culture ministry said on Sunday.
Two caryatids unearthed at Amphipolis tomb. The two exceptional caryatids carved from Thassian marble revealed on Saturday, September 6 as part of the continuation of excavation work at Amphipolis [Credit: Greek Ministry of Culture]