An airtight copper pot containing 2,000-year-old wine has been found in Henan province in China. A Western Han dynasty ancient tomb group was accidentally found at a construction site in Puyang city, China's Henan province, on April 10. During the excavation, archaeologists discovered an airtight copper pot covered in rust. They found
A 1,200-year-old tomb belonging to a high-ranking official of the Sican culture has been unearthed in Peru. A team co-led by Peruvian archaeologist Carlos del Carpio found the tomb, along with many burial artifacts, about 1,500 meters west of the Lord of Sican's tomb in Huaca Las Ventanas archaeological site,
A "spectacular" Neolithic tomb on the Channel Island of Guernsey has yielded 4,500-year-old pottery and flints and a greenstone ax head. He said: "We've found some quite significant archaeology. We've started to find structures that come away from the main gallery grave and we also have artefacts. "So far the
The 3,300-year-old tomb of Ptahmes, the mayof ot Memphis, has been found. Archaeologists have discovered the 3,300-year-old tomb of the ancient Egyptian capital's mayor, whose resting place had been lost under the desert sand since 19th-century treasure hunters first carted off some of its decorative wall panels, officials announced Sunday.