A new 3D digital representation of the Amphipolis tomb at Kasta Hill, reveals stunning details of the unique and recently discovered ancient Greek tomb.

A new digital representation of the Amphipolis tomb at Kasta Hill, reveals stunning details of the unique and recently discovered ancient Greek tomb.

That's how the chamber with the Karyatides should look like. A new painted design made by the architect of the excavation, Mr. Gerolymatos. He has added some details never mentioned before.

The artistic value of the magnificent tomb of Amphipolis in color

Amphipolis. This shows the cut marks to the bone of the individual that was found there.

This shows the cut marks to the bone of the individual that was found there.

Inhabitants of the Amphipolis tomb. This is what remained of a one of the two males.

Amphipolis, Macedonia Greece: The older Man in the Amphipolis Tomb - The older Man was at most 45 years old and was about tall. There is an indication of an old fracture on his right wrist.

A third part of the wings of a Sphinx

Amphipolis, Macedonia Greece: Another recovered piece of a broken wing

A part of the wings of a Sphinx

Indications that a huge tomb being excavated in Ancient Amphipolis, northern Greece, could have a gateway leading to a fourth chamber have not been confirmed by the dig just yet.

Pluto and Persephone

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]

The enclosure of the tomb, 3 meters high, made of Thasian marble, one of the most expensive, and quite hard kind of marble

The late century BC monumental tomb at Amphipolis is surrounded by an exceptionally well-built wall of ashlar masonry.

The statue of the Lion of Amphipolis

Amphipolis, Macedonia Greece: The Lion of Amphipolis - The Lion of Amphipolis, the monument that is located near Amphipolis, was once at the top of Amphipolis Tomb.

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

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

A photo of the fallen architrave above the two karyatides. In the middle can be seen an ox flanked by two figures. At he left a female figure and at the right a male. Behind those figures are moving two winged figures, Nike (?). One of them is moving towards a three-legged stand with a krater on it.

The Archaeology News Network: Amphipolis frieze features bull and human forms

A second part of the wings of a Sphinx

Another part of the wings of the Sphinxes (Amphipolis)

A second view of the enclosure of the tomb

Amphipolis, Macedonia Greece: The cornice of the Wall - The surrounding wall is covered by an amazing cornice which looks almost intact, even if it was constructed years ago.

The key-motive, or meander, of the mosaic

Amphipolis, Macedonia Greece - chamber - The Meander - Shown in detail above the Wave motif is the decorative Greek Key border also called a Meander [Meandros] which is a pattern of interlocking right-angled spirals.

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