Ancient Treasures from the Amphipolis Tomb, Macedonia Greece

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New animation video guides virtual visitors through the Amphipolis tomb, featuring all the latest archaeological finds following the discovery of a skeleton in the third chamber.

Watch an animated video of the ancient tomb discovered by archaeologists in Amphipolis, northern Greece. The video is a Skai TV production. 17 via Archaeology Magazine.

Digital 3D reconstruction of the newly discovered tomb of ancient Amphipolis in Macedonia, Greece

Digital reconstruction of the newly discovered tomb of ancient Amphipolis in Macedonia, Greece

A floral headstone was found outside the Amphipolis tomb dating back to the late 4th century B.C.

A floral headstone was found outside the Amphipolis tomb dating back to the late century B.

Alexander the Great Coins Found in Amphipolis Tomb

Coins depicting the face of Alexander the Great were discovered inside the Amphipolis tomb, announced head of excavations Katerina Peristeri at a press

The Hellenistic tomb at Amphipolis, Greece, is one of ARCHAEOLOGY's Top 10 Discoveries of 2014

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Bones found in Magnificent Amphipolis Tomb belong to Five People

Bones found in Magnificent Amphipolis Tomb belong to Five People, Ministry Announced The tomb is located within Kasta Hill in what was once the ancient city of Amphipolis, conquered by Philip II of Macedon, father of Alexander the Great, in 357 BC.

Mystery of Greece's Alexander the Great-era tomb deepens with body discoveries Remains of five people found in vast, ancient tomb dating back to Alexander's era, around 300-325 BC

Mystery of Greece's Alexander the Great-era tomb deepens with body discoveries

Human bones found in a resplendent ancient tomb in northern Greece belong to at least five individuals, including an elderly woman and a baby, Greek officials said Monday.

New Enigma at Amfipolis- Find the Similarities Between the new Findings in Amphipolis and the Sarcophagus of Alexander

isgandar: “ The Alexander Sarcophagus, century BC Istanbul Archaeology Museum ”

Geophysical Mapping of the Casta Hill in Amphipolis | GreekReporter.com

The Greek Culture Ministry issued an official statement on the geophysical and geological mapping of the Casta hill in Amphipolis.

Painted human figures discovered in Amphipolis tomb. Here , The tomb at Amphipolis at the top of Kasta Hill, the largest ancient tomb ever discovered in Greece. Photograph by Athanasios Gioumpasis, Getty

Painted human figures discovered in Amphipolis tomb. Here , The tomb at Amphipolis at the top of Kasta Hill, the largest ancient tomb ever discovered in Greece. Photograph by Athanasios Gioumpasis, Getty

The eye of one of the horses in the mosaic depicting the abduction of Persephone could be a link between Amphipolis and Afghanistan.Attention was particularly cast on the horse’s azure blue eye so vibrant and striking meant to depict Alexander the Great’s horse, Bucephalus.Lazurite has been mined for over 6,000 years in the lapis lazuli district of Badakhshan,Afghanistan, and had been used as a pigment in painting and cloth dyeing.

This is probably Philip and his horses, adding to the conjecture that it memorial to Alexander. Stunning Mosaic Floor Uncovered in Greece's Mystery Tomb : Discovery News

"Angels" in the Amphipolis Tomb . Photo just released by the Greek Ministry of Culture

The flying figure, Nike (?) who is moving towards the tripod and krater, from the architrave found in the tomb of Amphipolis

Rarely do archaeological digs attract so much attention in real time. But at Amphipolis, an ancient coastal city in northern Greece, the discovery of a lavish 2,300-year-old tomb has created a national frenzy. In August, state archaeologists broke through the entrance of a huge burial mound that's been billed as the largest of its kind in the Greek world. (Its perimeter measures about 1,600 feet, or 490 meters.) [See Photos of the Ancient Tomb at Amphipolis]

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Amphipolis mosaic portrays Abduction of Persephone. The mosaic on the floor of the Greek tomb shows Persephone, daughter of Zeus and Demeter, as she is abducted by Pluto [Credit: Greece Ministry of Culture]

Archaeologists Explore the Largest Greek Tomb Ever Found Wednesday, November 26, 2014 Researchers hope artifacts inside the massive tomb will solve the mystery of who's buried there.

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.

Grèce: le tombeau antique d'Amphipolis ouvert Ce pourrait être celui d'un proche d'Alexandre le Grand photo:L'entrée du tombeau.

Amphipolis Macedonia Greece: Missing pieces of the Tumulus surrounding wall have been located

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