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The Archetypes of Chan Chan: Archaeologists Are Still Talking Bull…

On the taxi-tour around Trujillo´s Chan Chan archaeological sites and museums, Americo drops me off at the Casenelli Museum. A group of guides sit on plastic chairs just beyond the front entrance. 813 more words


24-century-old family tragedy

Archaeologists digging an ancient Hellenistic city in Cyprus have come upon a family tragedy 24 centuries ago, the Cypriot Department of Antiquities announced on Thursday. 431 more words

Vast tomb unearthed in northern Greece

Archaeologists uncover entrance to important tomb from reign of warrior-king Alexander the Great

A partial view of the site where archaeologists are excavating an ancient mound in Amphipolis, northern Greece Photo: Alexandros Michailidis/AP… 520 more words


British-Japanese Archaeological Exchanges from the 19th Century to Today

Middle Jomon Period rope pottery 5,000-4,000bce
Image credit: Chris 73 Source: Wikimedia Commons

The Sainsbury Institute is delighted to present the Second Ishibashi Foundation Lecture Series in Tokyo this October, sponsored by the Ishibashi Foundation and co-organised by Tokyo National Museum. 176 more words


Historic slave barracks unearthed in Maryland

Just feet away from the onetime plantation home of Francis Scott Key’s grandmother in Millersville, Maryland, field techs are hard at work on a significant archaeological find. 133 more words


Archaeologists Find Slave Quarters Along AACO Highway

CROWNSVILLE, Md. (WJZ) — A significant historical find along a Maryland highway.

As Mary Bubala shows us, archaeologists made a rare discovery of slave quarters along General’s Highway in Anne Arundel County. 325 more words