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Prehistoric tusk discovered in Florina mine
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Greek authorities say lost ancient city of Tenea located
Greece’s culture ministry said Tuesday that archaeologists have located the first tangible remains of a lost city that the ancient
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“The Greek government is moving in a logical and wise manner,” German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said during a press
Prehistoric tusk discovered in Florina mine
A prehistoric tusk was discovered on Wednesday at the mine of Amyntaion, Florina, by employees of the Public Power Corporation
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Nov 14, 2018

Greece’s culture ministry said Tuesday that archaeologists have located the first tangible remains of a lost city that the ancient Greeks believed was first settled by Trojan captives of war after the sack of Troy.

A ministry statement said excavations from September to early October in the southern Greek region of the Peleponnese turned up “proof of the existence of the ancient city” of Tenea, until now known mostly from ancient texts.

Finds included walls and clay, marble or stone floors of buildings, as well as household pottery, a bone gaming die and more than 200 coins dating from the 4th century B.C. to late Roman times.

A pottery jar containing the remains of two human fetuses was also found amid the foundations of one building. That was unusual, as the ancient Greeks typically buried their dead in organized cemeteries outside the city walls.

Lead archaeologist Elena Korka, who has been excavating in…

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Mitsotakis: Tsipras is using constitutional revision to divide country
We have an obligation towards the constitution to look for wider synthesis and consensus, main
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Prehistoric tusk discovered in Florina mine
A prehistoric tusk was discovered on Wednesday at the mine of Amyntaion, Florina, by employees
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