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5,000-year-old wooden boat discovered in Egypt

July 26th, 2012 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 26 (IANS) French archaeologists have discovered a 5,000-year-old wooden boat in an expedition in Egypt, the Daily Mail reported.The significant discovery was made in Abu Rawash, west of ... Read more...

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Oldest sculpture of hawk discovered in Syria

September 15th, 2010 - 7:06 pm ICT by ANI
Damascus, Sept 15 (ANI): French archaeologists in Syria have discovered the world's oldest sculpture of a hawk, which dates back to the 10th millennium B.C.According to al-Baath Newspaper, the Directorate General of ... Read more...

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Sixth Dynasty Egyptian Queen’s Burial Chamber Unearthed Near Cairo

March 4th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Cairo, Mar 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The sarcophagus of an Egyptian queen, who presumably hailed from ancient Egypt's Old Kingdom has been unearthed by French archaeologists. The burial chamber which has ... Read more...

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Archaeologists find burial chamber of 4,000-year-old Egyptian queen

March 4th, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 4 (ANI): French archaeologists working at Saqqara in Egypt have unearthed the burial chamber of a 4,000-year-old queen.Badly destroyed, the 33-by 16-foot burial chamber belonged to Queen Behenu, wife of ... Read more...

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Missing legs of 900-year-old Buddhist statue found in Cambodian jungle

November 7th, 2009 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 7 (ANI): An archaeology professor has discovered the missing legs of a 900-year-old Buddhist statue deep in the Cambodian jungle, rewriting history in the process.According to a report in The ... Read more...

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“Lost legs” of 12th century Buddhist sculpture discovered in Cambodia

September 30th, 2009 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Phnom Penh (Cambodia), September 30 (ANI): The legs of a 12th century sandstone carving of the Buddhist deity Hevajra, which were missing, have been recovered from a historic site in Siem Reap ... Read more...

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2000 yr old sewn ship found in Croatia

May 27th, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 27 (ANI): Archaeologists have found an ancient sewn ship over 2000 years old in Novalia, Croatia.According to a report in Archaeological Discovery, the ship was found in the Caska Bay ... Read more...

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Famous bust of Queen Nefertiti could be a fake

May 9th, 2009 - 12:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 9 (ANI): An art historian has claimed that the famous bust of Queen Nefertiti believed to be 3,400 years old could be a fake.According to a report by BBC News, ... Read more...

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Archaeologists unearth Buddha statues head in Afghanistan

August 30th, 2008 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, August 30 (ANI): French and Afghan archaeologists have unearthed the head of a Buddha statue and a precious coin in the province of Bamiyan in Afghanistan.The statues head belongs to ... Read more...

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French archaeologists look for new heritage sites in India

March 4th, 2008 - 2:49 pm ICT by admin
Gwalior, Mar 4 (ANI): French archaeologists along with their Indian counterparts are looking for heritage sites in Madhya Pradesh that could be included in the UNESCO's heritage list. Presently, the team is in ... Read more...

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