The head of a near-intact marble sphinx has been discovered in the largest tomb ever unearthed in Amphipolis, northern Greece, the culture ministry announced on Tuesday.
France 24: October 22, 2014
Archaeologists digging through an 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 site.
NBC News: October 14, 2014
Ancient chambers' features denote female royalty, expert claims
Daily Mail: October 3, 2014
The marble double-leaf door leading to the third chamber of the Kasta tomb in the Ancient Amphipolis excavation site provides further evidence that the hill being excavated "contains a magnificent funerary complex
October 2, 2014
Athens (AFP) - Two stunning caryatid statues have been unearthed holding up the entrance to the biggest ancient tomb ever found in Greece, archaeologists said.
Yahoo! News: September 8, 2014
A wealth of new finds is gradually being uncovered as the excavation at Ancient Amphipolis proceeds, according to an announcement issued by the culture ministry on Sunday.
September 2, 2014
"We are very happy because, right now, we are inside the surrounding peribolos and we are standing before an amazing tomb," the archaeologist in charge of excavations in the ancient Amphipolis site in the region of Serres
August 13, 2014
Archaeologists unearthing a burial site at Amphipolis in northern Greece have made an "extremely important find", says Greek PM Antonis Samaras.
BBC: August 13, 2014
Greece's prime minister says archaeologists excavating an ancient mound in northern Greece have uncovered what appears to be the entrance to an important tomb from about the end of the reign of ancient warrior-king Alexander the Great.
The Missoulian: August 12, 2014
A tholos tomb dated to the Late Bronze Age, was uncovered during near Amfissa, in central Greece, during work on a project to provide irrigation for the region's protected and historic olive grove valley near Delphi.
July 31, 2014