The largest archaeological event in 2014 was the study of ancient tombs Amfiopole, in Central Macedonia in northern Greece today. In the second half of August, archaeologists entered the tomb and began one by one to explore its interior. Already, they found several pieces of ancient art, some of which were allegedly created Ordinates – court architect of Alexander the Great.
After 23 centuries of sunlight saw the beautiful two-meter marble sphinxes, caryatids, frescoes. Researchers have concluded that the baskets on their heads, caryatids reminiscent of those used in the rituals of worship Dionysus. Read the rest of this entry »