Browsing the "Carvings" Tag

Monumental gate complex unearthed in Turkey

August 9th, 2011 | by Sevaan Franks

Archaeologists in southeastern Turkey have unearthed a 3,000-year-old monumental gate complex adorned with stone sculptures, including a beautifully carved lion.


Carved Olmec relief found in Mexico

July 28th, 2011 | by Sevaan Franks

Archaeologists in Mexico have uncovered a 2,800-year-old monument carved by the Olmecs. The work – standing more than 1.5 meters



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