Archaeology Magazine
yesterday at 19:00. Facebook
A 2,000-year-old Egyptian mummy shroud recently rediscovered in the collection of a museum in Scotland has been conserved.

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(National Museum of Scotland)
Archaeology Magazine
yesterday at 17:30. Facebook
A 17th-century shipwreck found off the south of England has been identified as an armed Dutch merchant vessel called The Fame.

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(Courtesy Bournemouth University)
Archaeology Magazine
yesterday at 16:00. Facebook
Clumps of a black organic substance excavated at the Sutton Hoo ship burial in East Anglia were determined to be bitumen imported from the Middle East.

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(© The Trustees of the British Museum/Art Resource, NY)
Archaeology Magazine
03/25/2017 at 19:00. Facebook
Rock art in the Sahara Desert dating back 8,000 years has been defaced with graffiti.

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(David Stanley, via Wikimedia Commons)
Archaeology Magazine
03/25/2017 at 17:30. Facebook
The face of a man who was buried face down in a cemetery in Cambridge, England, in the 13th century has been reconstructed.

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(Dr. Chris Rynn, University of Dundee)
Archaeology Magazine
03/25/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
Fieldwork in New Mexico is providing new insights into the late 17th century Pueblo Revolt, often called the First American Revolution.

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(© James Q. Jacobs)
Archaeology Magazine
03/24/2017 at 20:35. Facebook
A 6,000-year-old rock engraving depicting a hunter with a bow, an ostrich, and a dancer wearing an ostrich mask, has been discovered in Egypt.

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(© David Sabel)
Archaeology Magazine
03/24/2017 at 19:30. Facebook
A 17th-century shipwreck found off the south of England has been identified as an armed Dutch merchant vessel called The Fame.

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(Courtesy Bournemouth University)
Archaeology Magazine
03/24/2017 at 18:25. Facebook
A 2,000-year-old Egyptian mummy shroud was recently rediscovered in the collection of a museum in Scotland.

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(National Museum of Scotland)
Archaeology Magazine
03/24/2017 at 17:22. Facebook
A new study finds evidence of cultural exchange between “barbarian” Huns and Romans.

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(Susanne Hakenbeck)
Archaeology Magazine
03/24/2017 at 16:17. Facebook
From the Archives: In a Danish bog, archaeologists discovered the grisly remains of Iron Age warriors slain in a major battle.

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(Courtesy Ejvind Hertz, Skanderborg Museum)
Archaeology Magazine
03/24/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
An intricately decorated birch-bark quiver and iron-tipped arrows were found buried with a medieval man in a cliff-face crevice in Siberia.

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(Courtesy Nikita Konstantinov)
Archaeology Magazine
03/23/2017 at 21:02. Facebook
A new study suggests that the relationship between “barbarian” Huns and Romans may have been more complicated than previously thought.

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(Erzsébet Fóthi/Hungarian Natural History Museum, Budapest)
Archaeology Magazine
03/23/2017 at 19:34. Facebook
An ancient port, including harbor structures and fortifications, has been found on the island of Salamis where Greek naval forces gathered before a battle against the Persians in 480 B.C.

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(B. Mentogiannis, Courtesy Greek Ministry of Culture)
Archaeology Magazine
03/23/2017 at 18:30. Facebook
A well-preserved alabaster statue thought to represent Egypt’s Queen Tiye has been unearthed at the Amenhotep III funerary temple.

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(Courtesy Egypt’s Ministry of Antiquities)
Archaeology Magazine
03/23/2017 at 17:20. Facebook
When it was translated in 1872, a cuneiform tablet from Nineveh was found to contain a story eerily similar to that of Noah in the Old Testament. #TBT

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(© The Trustees of the British Museum / Art Resource, NY)
Archaeology Magazine
03/23/2017 at 16:21. Facebook
A recently discovered church is thought to have been the original burial place of King Olaf Haraldsson, Norway’s first Christian ruler.

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(Courtesy Norwegian Institute for Cultural Heritage Research)
Archaeology Magazine
03/23/2017 at 15:30. Facebook
A replica of a 2,400-year-old ship whose wreck was found at a kibbutz in 1985 was built using traditional tools and recently set out on a three-day journey from Haifa.

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(Alexander Efremov, The Replica Project)
Archaeology Magazine
03/22/2017 at 20:40. Facebook
The face of a 13th-century man who is thought to have died at a hospital in Cambridge, England, that cared for the town’s indigents has been reconstructed.

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(Dr. Chris Rynn, University of Dundee)
Archaeology Magazine
03/22/2017 at 19:40. Facebook
What appears to be the earliest-known European-style burial in Asia has been uncovered on the Taiwanese island of Heping Dao.

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(University of Konstanz)