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Have archaeologists discovered the grave of Alexander the Great? Experts find enormous marble tomb fit for a king in Greece

Alexander III of Macedon, also known as Alexander the Great, was a king of Macedon, a state in northern ancient Greece...

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A golden discovery: Bulgarian archaeologists discover astonishing artefacts 'linked to Alexander the Great' in vast network of tombs

The beauty of ancient Greece - 330-300 BCE Thrace. Photo: Bronze Portrait of Seuthes III found in a stone-lined pit in front of the entrance to his royal tomb in Bulgaria. The Ruler of the most powerful Thracian tribe, the Odris. Unearthed in 2004.

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The Catacombs in Alexandria are so called because the design was very similar to the Christian Catacombs in Rome. Most likely it was a private tomb, later converted to a public cemetery. It consists of 3 levels cut into the rock, a staircase, a rotunda, the triclinium or banquette hall, a vestibule, an antechamber and the burial chamber with three recesses in it; in each recess there is a sarcophagus. The Catacombs also contain a large number of Luculi or grooves cut in the rock.

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A golden discovery: Bulgarian archaeologists discover astonishing artefacts 'linked to Alexander the Great' in vast network of tombs

A pair of golden artifacts that date back to the end of the fourth or the beginning of the third century BC

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This gold myrtle wreath with some 80 leaves and 112 flowers is amongst the most precious objects found 1977 in the antechamber of a tomb at Vergina generally thought to be Philipp II’s, the father of Alexander the Great. However, like most artefacts found at this place, it is dated to around 310 BC, a generation after Philipp’s assassination. It is known as Meda’s Wreath, from his wife, the Thracian princess Meda. Photograph by the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford,

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This is your wake-up call!: Alien artifacts in lost tomb of alexander the great found in illinois caves

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Golden wreath diadem from the tomb of a woman, possibly a wife of Phillip II of Macedon (Alexander the Great’s father), excavated in Vergina...

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This is your wake-up call!: Alien artifacts in lost tomb of alexander the great found in illinois caves

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Historian weeps at groundbreaking Alexander the Great exhibition

The Macedonian queen's wreath from the Ashmolean Museum's Alexander the Great exhibition. This golden diadem, more than 2,300 years old, was Catherine's inspiration for Jack's coronation crown and the crown of myrtle leaves and flowers worn by the Queen of Annwn.

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