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The Greatest Archaeological Discoveries of All Time [Infographic]

Engage with archaeology and geology in Ireland at Caherconnell Stone Fort. Delve into Ireland’s ancient ring forts at Caherconnell Stone Fort today

An archaeologist's field kit featuring our large side-spiral 373-MX notebook - everydaycarry.com

I'm an archaeologist by profession, and I spend my summers working on Maya archaeological sites in Central America.

Beautiful uncovered Mosaic from Greece. Zeugma (Turquia) 2000 years old

2,000-Year-Old Mosaics Uncovered In Turkey Before Being Lost To Flooding

Beautiful uncovered Mosaic from Greece. Zeugma (Turquia) 2000 years old Mosaic from Bri

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Mycenae - Mycenae is an archaeological site in Greece, located about 90 kilometres miles) southwest of Athens, in the north-eastern Peloponnese. From the hill on which the palace was located, one can see across the Argolid to the Saronic Gulf.

The major find so far has been a large bronze-decorated wine cauldron, most likely made by Greek or Etruscans craftsmen

Huge tomb of Celtic prince unearthed in France

a magnificent bronze cauldron discovered inside a large burial mound, which dates from the century BC - of Greek or Etruscan origin - located near the small village of Lavau, in northwestern France.

The La Tène culture was a European Iron Age culture named after the archaeological site of La Tène on the north side of Neuenburgersee in Switzerland, where a rich cache of artifacts was discovered by Hansli Kopp in 1857. La Tène culture developed and flourished during the late Iron Age (from 450 BCE to the Roman conquest in the 1st century BCE) in Belgium, eastern France, Switzerland, Austria, Southern Germany, the Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Hungary and Romania.

We're starting with the roots of the Celts, which surprisingly begin in central Europe: Hallstadt, Austria and move to La Tene, Switzerland, for the second phase in the development of Celtic society.

I love this, who knows how many myths have their origin in these sunken lands!

Great map of Doggerland, a landmass that is now northern Europe and the North Sea. People once lived here, before sea level rose. From National Geographic.

Archaeological Dig in the Valley of the Kings- would settle for seeing the Valley of the Kings and doing an archaeological dig somewhere else.

Archaeological Dig in the Valley of the Kings- seriously one of my dreams is to go to an archaeological dig in the valley of the kings

Discovering Roman ruins and underwater towns in the Gulf of Naples, Cape Miseno

Discovering Roman ruins and underwater towns in the Gulf of Naples

Eretria was an Ionian city-state of ancient Greece. The Eretrians were located right across a narrow body of water from Athens and they were generally staunch allies of Athens. They were also eag…

Ancient Octopus Coin

Didracma- argento - Eretria (Eubea) a.) before the Persian invasion and the battle of Marathon - E polipo/octopus - Numismatic Museum of Athens

Kingston Down Brooch,  7th Century AD. Anglo-Saxon - gold, inlaid with blue glass, white shell and cut garnets. This is the largest and finest brooch of its kind to be found. © National Museums Liverpool

Kingston Down belt brooch, Anglo-Saxon, early seventh-century. The ‘step’ pattern recalls the centre of the St Mark carpet page in the Lindisfarne Gospels.

The Olmecs are a mysterious culture considered by many as the Mother Civilization of Mesoamerica. Archaeological sources believe their civilization began around 1250 BC. However, there are also opinions that it is much older, and its origins date back to 3113 BC, when god Quetzalcoatl arrived to the region. While others suggest the Olmecs originally came from Africa and introduced a calendar, writing, pyramid and tomb construction, mummification, and religious traditions to the native…

The Olmecs are a mysterious culture considered by many as the Mother Civilization of Mesoamerica. Archaeological sources believe their civilization began around 1250 BC.

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