Browsing the "Tomb" Tag

2,000-year-old wine found in China

May 12th, 2011 | by Sevaan Franks

An airtight copper pot containing 2,000-year-old wine has been found in Henan province in China. A Western Han dynasty ancient


Zapotec’s human thighbone sceptres

January 6th, 2011 | by Sevaan Franks

A new excavation of a Zapotec tomb is revealing that the practice of wielding ancestral thighbones as a sceptres may


Cao Cao’s tomb is a fake

August 25th, 2010 | by Sevaan Franks

In December of last year I reported about the discovery of a tomb in China which belonged to Cao Cao,


Sican officials tomb unearthed in Peru

July 20th, 2010 | by Sevaan Franks

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


Tomb of Mayan king found in Guatemala

July 20th, 2010 | by Sevaan Franks

The 1,600-year-old tomb of a Mayan king has been found in Guatemala. The 1,600-year-old tomb was discovered on May 29


Ancient Egyptian mayors lost tomb found

May 31st, 2010 | by Sevaan Franks

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



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