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200,000 ancient coins found in China


June 5th, 2011 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
Nanjing (China), June 4 (IANS) Archaeologists in China's Jiangsu province have unearthed about 200,000 ancient coins in a well at a construction site, Xinhua reported.These coins, weighing around four ... Read more...

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Stone tablet of Qing Dynasty uncovered in Xinjiang


December 26th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 26 (ANI): A stone tablet of the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) has been discovered in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.Archaeologists unearthed the tablet, measuring 71 meters high, at the ... Read more...

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Remains of Hammurabi seal discovered in Cairo


November 22nd, 2009 - 11:44 am ICT by ANI
Washington, November 22 (ANI): An Austrian archaeological mission has discovered the remains of a Hammurabi seal in Cairo, Egypt, which is made of burnt clay with inscriptions in cuneiform. The remains of ... Read more...

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Archaeologists discover world’s oldest tree sign in Prague


August 13th, 2009 - 4:02 pm ICT by ANI
Prague (Czech Republic), August 13 (ANI): Archaeologists have uncovered a unique 1000-year-old mark engraved into an oak tree near Celakovice in Prague, Czech Republic, which is probably the oldest preserved sign of ... Read more...

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Chinese relics from Tang dynasty to be restored


July 6th, 2009 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 6 (ANI): Two archaeological restoration experts are soon going to go to the US to repair two stone horse sculpture reliefs from China dating back to the Tang ... Read more...

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Archaeologists to dig for lost Japanese kingdom


February 3rd, 2009 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Feb 3 (ANI): History buffs in Japan are being asked to help fund an archaeological survey that will try to find the ancient Yamatai kingdom, the location of which has ... Read more...

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Carbon tests show wooden poles excavated from Chinese site belong to Neolithic age


July 23rd, 2008 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 23 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has used carbon tests to show that more than 2,000 wooden poles recently unearthed at a site in Jianchuan county in China, ... Read more...

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Remains of Chinas ‘oldest kingdom’ unearthed


December 4th, 2007 - 3:35 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Dec.4 (ANI): A 4,000-year-old city, said to be larger than the Forbidden City in Beijing, has been unearthed on the east coast. Archaeologists believe this could be the oldest kingdom in ... Read more...

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