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Stone fragment may be chunk of Mycenaean throne

A Greek archaeologist believes he may have found a fragment of the lost throne of the rulers of Mycenae. Christofilis Maggidis, who heads excavations at the site in southern Greece, said Tuesday that the chunk of worked limestone was found two years ago, in a streambed under the imposing citadel. He told

Mycenaean tombs may be evidence of classless society

The tombs of 21 individuals have been found in Greece. What is notable about the discovery is that the tombs do not contain the artifacts that are usually included in Mycenaean tombs, prompting archaeologists to speculate that they may have belonged to a previously unknown egalitarian society. A team of archaeologists have