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Mystery over massive Alexander-era tomb unearthed in Greece

Archaeologists have unearthed a funeral mound dating from the time of Alexander the Great and believed to be the largest ever discovered in Greece, but are stumped about who was buried in it.Prime Minister Antonis Samaras on Tuesday described the find as “unique” after he visited the site, which dates to the era following Alexander’s death, at the ancient town of Amphipolis in northern Greece.

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This entry was posted on August 13, 2014 by in Archaeology.

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