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Amphipolis, Macedonia Greece - The 2nd Chamber - The second chamber, the one behind the two Caryatids, is 4,5 meters wide and 3,0 meters long. The chamber floor is covered with a mosaic...

Amphipolis, Macedonia Greece - The Chamber - The second chamber, the one behind the two Caryatids, is meters wide and meters long. The chamber floor is covered with a mosaic.

Encuentran los restos de Filipo II de Macedonia, padre de Alejandro Magno

Encuentran los restos de Filipo II de Macedonia, padre de Alejandro Magno

One of the two Caryatides found in the Macedonia Tomb in Amphipolis, Greece.

View of the Tomb of Alexander IV as it was discovered in 1977

Overview of the scientific research

The Museum of the Royal Tombs in Vergina | Discover Veria

The Museum of the Royal Tombs in Vergina

Amfipoli-psifidoto

Amphipolis mosaic portrays Abduction of Persephone. The mosaic on the floor of the Greek tomb shows Persephone, daughter of Zeus and Demeter, as she is abducted by Pluto [Credit: Greece Ministry of Culture]

Tomb II from Tumulus A: c. 350--325BCE . The walls of this tomb are painted with features of a woman's room. Some of the painted objects "hanging" from the walls: a mirror, head-covering, ribbons, wreaths, a box, a protome of Aphrodite. Grave offerings were deposited around the built block on which was placed a wooden larnax containing the bones of a young woman and a new born.

Tomb II from Tumulus A: c. 350--325BCE . The walls of this tomb are painted with features of a woman's room. Some of the painted objects "hanging" from the walls: a mirror, head-covering, ribbons, wreaths, a box, a protome of Aphrodite. Grave offerings were deposited around the built block on which was placed a wooden larnax containing the bones of a young woman and a new born.

Ancient Macedonia - Hellenistic painting and frescoes | Greek and Hellenistic painting and frescoes - Macedonian tomb at Agios Athanasios  Macedonian tomb of Agios Athanasios, unearthed near the Thessaloniki metropolitan area, dated to the last years of the 4th century BC, shortly after the death of Alexander the Great.

Ancient Macedonia - Hellenistic painting and frescoes | Greek and Hellenistic painting and frescoes - Macedonian tomb at Agios Athanasios Macedonian tomb of Agios Athanasios, unearthed near the Thessaloniki metropolitan area, dated to the last years of the 4th century BC, shortly after the death of Alexander the Great.

The 200 BCE Tomb of Lyson and Kallikles is one of the four Macedonian tombs of #Lefkadia - On the three walls, there are two rows of rectangular niches in which pottery as well as ashes of the remains of burnt bones of the dead were found. A total of twenty-two niches were found, five of which were void. Above each funerary compartment, the name of the deceased is written. It appears that the men of the family were buried in the upper compartments, while the women were buried on the lower…

The 200 BCE Tomb of Lyson and Kallikles is one of the four Macedonian tombs of #Lefkadia - On the three walls, there are two rows of rectangular niches in which pottery as well as ashes of the remains of burnt bones of the dead were found. A total of twenty-two niches were found, five of which were void. Above each funerary compartment, the name of the deceased is written. It appears that the men of the family were buried in the upper compartments, while the women were buried on the lower…

Eurydice I of Macedon - Eurydice was an ancient Greek queen from Macedon, wife of king Amyntas III of Macedon. She was the daughter of Sirras of Lyncestis, Upper Macedonia. Argead Dynasty, Macedonian Tombs Vergina, Historical Macedonia Greece

Eurydice I of Macedon - Eurydice was an ancient Greek queen from Macedon, wife of king Amyntas III of Macedon. She was the daughter of Sirras of Lyncestis, Upper Macedonia.

Fine art : Female protome in terracotta from Tomb 94 in Amphipolis, Greece, Detail, Greek civilization, 4th Century BCE

Fine art : Female protome in terracotta from Tomb 94 in Amphipolis, Greece, Detail, Greek civilization, Century BCE

The site where archaeologists are excavating a ancient tomb in Amphipolis, northern Greece. Photograph: Alexandros Michailidis/AP

The site where archaeologists are excavating a ancient tomb in Amphipolis, northern Greece. Archaeologists have unearthed a vast ancient tomb in Greece, disti…

The Mystery of Ancient Amphipolis

Excavations in Casta mound have revealed a unique world monument due to its size reaching a height of 3 meters and a total length of 497 meters.

Amphipolis, Macedonia Greece: View from a nearby hill - A view of the excavation site at the Amphipolis Tumulus, taken almost 1 year after the initial excavation, begun in 2012.

Amphipolis, Macedonia Greece: View from a nearby hill - A view of the excavation site at the Amphipolis Tumulus, taken almost 1 year after the initial excavation, begun in

Attic white lekythoi as they were found at the excavation site of the Vergina Tomb, Macedonia Greece

Grave offerings from the tomb of Alexander IV, as found in 1978

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