Amphipolis Tomb Model

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Mark Cartwright
published on 05 October 2018

The 4th century BCE burial mound at Amphipolis was discovered in 2012 CE and it is one of the most important archaeological finds of the last 40 years. It has a surrounding wall measuring almost 500 metres in circumference and constitutes the largest burial site ever found in Greece. Dated to after the death of Alexander the Great (323 BCE)

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