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]
Karyatis in full height guarding the entrance to the Macedonian tomb, Amphipolis Greece.
Caryatids “guarding” the Amphipolis tomb, Greece.
See the Caryatids of Amphipolis tomb
A mosaic uncovered in the huge tomb near the ancient Macedonian city of Amphipolis depicts a chariot being led by the god Hermes.
Archaeologists at the Kasta Hill site in Amphipolis recently uncovered the feet of a pair of caryatids 2014 wearing platform sandals.[Full Story: Platform Sandals Revealed on Greek Statues Guarding Alexander-Era Tomb]
Archaeologists Unearth Sphinx Head in Greece's Ancient Amphipolis Tomb
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Archaeologists digging through a vast ancient tomb in Amphipolis in northern Greece have uncovered a floor mosaic that covers the whole area of a room seen as the antechamber to the main burial ground.
" And Hades seized her and took her loudly crying in his chariot down to his realm of mist and gloom " -- The abduction of Persephone unveiled on the Amphipolis tomb mosaic ( detail) , Macedonia Northern Greece
The Amphipolis Mosaic floor of the second chamber of Kastas tomb depicting the abduction of Persephone by Hades.
Archaeologists digging through a vast ancient tomb in Amphipolis in northern Greece have uncovered a floor mosaic that covers the whole area of a room seen as the antechamber to the main burial ground.
Amphipolis, Macedonia Greece - chamber 2 - The Charioteer
Pottery, Coins Found at Greece’s Amphipolis Dig, Signs of Ancient Crane - GTP Headlines
Amphipolis Macedonia, Greece - Diagram of the tomb - Created by the lead Architect Mr Michalis Lefantzis
Some of the smaller items found in the tomb as archaeologists in Greece unearth Alexander the Great-era skeleton - Telegraph