Greek Culture Ministry released footage from inside the mysterious ancient tomb of Amphipolis. In a press conference held on Tuesday afternoon, the Culture Ministry briefed also about the lasted findings of the ongoing excavations.
Sphinx wing fragment
The latest findings unearthed are
1. fragments of the wings of the two Sphinxes
2. fragments of the neck of one Sphinx
3. parts of the famous mosaic featuring the Abduction of Persephone
Video: footage from inside the ancient tombembedded by Embedded Video
Sphinx wings fragment
With the found bodies, head and wings archaeologists could reproduce in a drawing the full figure of the Sphinxes at the entrance of the tomb. The head of the second Sphinx is still missing.
Amazing till the end of the days 🙂 But who is buried in the tomb is still a mystery!
Exact details about the latest findings in Culture Ministry website in Greek (!)…