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2,500-year-old golden wreath found in Thessaloniki

Subway construction in Greece has unearthed a golden wreath which dates back 2,500 years. The wreath was found inside a large box-type Macedonian tomb on the head of a buried body. The discovery was confirmed by the Athens News Agency, K.B. Misailidou, Director of 16th Ephorate of Prehistoric and Classical Antiquities,

The oldest Christian place of worship in Thessaloniki

A chapel which dates back to the 4th century A.D. is the oldest discovered Christian place of worship in Thessaloniki, Greece. Among the highlights of the find is a mosaic floor uncovered when structures of the later basilica were removed. This was showed a white field with a clematis theme, dominated