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When a battered stone head was unearthed from its resting place in the ruins of Shaftesbury Abbey, archaeologists were puzzled. For a start, the sex of the subject was unclear. The flowing locks suggested a woman, the jawline a man.At first Julian Richards, who led the dig in Dorset, thought the head

'I thought, this is strange': mystery of royal stone head at Shaftesbury Abbey

When a battered stone head was unearthed from its resting place in the ruins of Shaftesbury Abbey, archaeologists were puzzled. For a start, the sex of the subject was unclear. The flowing locks suggested a woman, the jawline a man.At first Julian Richards, who led the dig in Dorset, thought the head

(CNN) — Archaeologists have uncovered evidence of an Iron Age massacre, frozen in time for thousands of years until excavation.Discovered in 1935 and first excavated in 1973, the ancient town of La Hoya in northern Spain's Basque Country was destroyed in a violent attack between 350 and 200 BC.The to

Archaeologists discover Iron Age massacre, frozen in time

(CNN) — Archaeologists have uncovered evidence of an Iron Age massacre, frozen in time for thousands of years until excavation.Discovered in 1935 and first excavated in 1973, the ancient town of La Hoya in northern Spain's Basque Country was destroyed in a violent attack between 350 and 200 BC.The to

A Stone Age skull found in a Spanish cave bears the marks of a failed brain surgery and postmortem decapitation.The skull, which may have belonged to an adult woman, dates back to approximately 4800 …

Failed brain surgery and possible human sacrifice revealed in Stone Age burial

A Stone Age skull found in a Spanish cave bears the marks of a failed brain surgery and postmortem decapitation.The skull, which may have belonged to an adult woman, dates back to approximately 4800 …

KARLSKRONA, SWEDEN—According to an Associated Press report, an 8,400-year-old burial containing the well-preserved remains of a dog and a person were uncovered at the site of a Mesolithic settlement …

Dog Remains Found in Mesolithic Burial in Sweden - Archaeology Magazine

KARLSKRONA, SWEDEN—According to an Associated Press report, an 8,400-year-old burial containing the well-preserved remains of a dog and a person were uncovered at the site of a Mesolithic settlement …

A Canaanite fort from the blood-soaked biblical epoch of the Judges has been found near Kibbutz Gal-On in southern Israel, the Israel Antiquities Authority announced on Sunday.The IAA archaeologists … Bronze Age Civilization, Sea Peoples, Minoan, Epoch, 12th Century, Dark Ages, Ancient Egypt, Archaeology, City Photo

Canaanite Fort From Judges Epoch Found in Southern Israel

A Canaanite fort from the blood-soaked biblical epoch of the Judges has been found near Kibbutz Gal-On in southern Israel, the Israel Antiquities Authority announced on Sunday.The IAA archaeologists …

Incredibly rare Ancient Greek crown found under bed Rare Ancient Greek gold crown was kept for decades in box of newspapers under bed Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Royal Crowns, Royal Tiaras, Greek Jewelry, Royal Jewelry, Gold Jewelry, Cz Jewellery

Incredibly rare 2,300-year-old Ancient Greek crown found under bed

The delicate Greek myrtle wreath, which is thought to date to 300BC, was found in a tatty cardboard box in a modest Somerset property. Auctioneers say it could sell for as much as £200,000.

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Ausgrabung des Kouros (1914) C Photo

Photo of Ausgrabung des Kouros (1914) C in Thassos in Macedonia

Photos: Ancient Basilica Found Beneath Turkey Lake | Live Science Council Of Nicea, Nazca Lines, Turkey Photos, Christian Religions, Thing 1, Christian Church, Archaeology, Underwater

Photos: Ancient Basilica Found Beneath Turkey Lake

A 1,600-year-old Christian church covered by the waters of Turkey’s Lake Iznik is giving up some of its secrets to archaeologists.

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Photos: Ancient Basilica Found Beneath Turkey Lake

A 1,600-year-old Christian church covered by the waters of Turkey’s Lake Iznik is giving up some of its secrets to archaeologists.

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Photos: Ancient Basilica Found Beneath Turkey Lake

A 1,600-year-old Christian church covered by the waters of Turkey’s Lake Iznik is giving up some of its secrets to archaeologists.

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Photos: Ancient Basilica Found Beneath Turkey Lake

A 1,600-year-old Christian church covered by the waters of Turkey’s Lake Iznik is giving up some of its secrets to archaeologists.

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Photos: Ancient Basilica Found Beneath Turkey Lake

A 1,600-year-old Christian church covered by the waters of Turkey’s Lake Iznik is giving up some of its secrets to archaeologists.

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@ancient.travel: “Linares, Jaén, İspanya yakınında bulunan Castulo'dan kazılmış bir Roma mozaiği keşfinin…”