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Small golden disc was uncovered along with other treasures from the 6th century
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The beauty of the mosaic is only overshadowed by its size.
Seven million mosaic stones, each less than one square centimeter, cover the floor of the main hall of Hisham’s Palace in Jericho, West Bank.
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Researchers have discovered that the amulet is probably the earliest object made with lost-wax casting.
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The treasure was hiden under hundreds of years of black soot accumulated by a centuries-old Arab village established camp within the temple.
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Follow the archaeologists’ work as they pry into a 1,000-years-old Viking toolbox.
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Beads made from ostrich eggs buried in the Siberian cave around 2,000 generations ago reveal amazing artistic (and drilling) skills of our long-ago ancestors.
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The Third Reich sponsored archaeological expeditions around the world
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An amateur metal detectorist made the discovery of his life when Continue reading