Have archaeologists discovered the grave of Alexander the Great? Experts find enormous marble tomb fit for a king under a massive mound in Greece Archaeologists have uncovered what could be the grave of Alexander the Great at a site near ancient Amphipolis, 370 miles north of Athens Site archaeologist Aikaterini Peristeri has voiced hopes of finding 'a significant individual or individuals' within

Have archaeologists discovered the grave of Alexander the Great? Experts find enormous marble tomb fit for a king in Greece

Have archaeologists discovered the grave of Alexander the Great? Experts find enormous marble tomb fit for a king under a massive mound in Greece Archaeologists have uncovered what could be the grave of Alexander the Great.

Philip II of Macedon, father of Alexander the Great - tiny ivory portrait found in his tomb, in Vergina, northern Greece Philip II of Macedon Father of Alexander the Great. Lived from 382-336 BC. He was the king of the Greek kingdom of Macedon from 359 BC until his assassination in 336 BC.

Philip II of Macedon, father of Alexander the Great - tiny ivory portrait found in his tomb, in Vergina, northern Greece/tcc

Beautifully-preserved treasures found in Bulgarian historical site Thracian artefacts are more than 2,000 years old May be linked to Phillip II of Macedon, Alexander the Greats father

A golden discovery: Bulgarian archaeologists discover astonishing artefacts 'linked to Alexander the Great' in vast network of tombs

This intricate golden tiara was included in the treasure trove. Archaeological Museum in the Bulgarian captial, Sofia. This buried treasure may have belonged to Alexander the Great relative, ca. years to Thracian rule.

Alexander the Great.  The Alexander Mosaic, dating from circa 100 BC, is a Roman floor mosaic originally from the House of the Faun in Pompeii. It depicts a battle between the armies of Alexander the Great and Darius III of Persia and measures 2.72 x 5.13m (8 ft 11in x 16 ft 9in).The original is preserved in the Naples National Archaeological Museum. The mosaic is believed to be a copy of an early 3rd century BC Hellenistic painting, possibly by Philoxenos of Eretria.

Battle of Issus 333 BC - Detail of the Alexander Mosaic, representing Alexander the Great on his horse Bucephalus, from the House of the Faun, Pompeii.

13 Basic Facts About Alexander the Great: Tomb erected at Ecbatana for a favorite of Alexander the Great. 1785. Hephaestion was actually cremated and his ashes buried elsewhere, in Babylon. He died October 324.

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13 Basic Facts About Alexander the Great: Tomb erected at Ecbatana for a favorite of Alexander the Great. Hephaestion was actually cremated and his ashes buried elsewhere, in Babylon. He died October

A team of Greek researchers has confirmed that bones found in a two-chambered royal tomb at Vergina, a town some 100 miles away from Amphipolis's mysterious burial mound, indeed belong to the Macedonian King Philip II, Alexander the Great's father.

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Remains of Alexander the Great's Father Confirmed Found : Discovery News The armor in photo probably belonged a Scythian woman warrior whose remains were found in the same chamber as Phillip, Alexander's fathers cremated remains.

An archaeologist displays a gold tiara engraved with a lion's head and other animals found at the Bulgarian tomb. It is part of an incredible and historically-significant find...linked to Alexander the Great

A golden discovery: Bulgarian archaeologists discover astonishing artefacts 'linked to Alexander the Great' in vast network of tombs

Touching history- Golden Discovery : An archaeologist displays a gold tiara engraved with a lion's head and other animals found at the Bulgarian tomb. It is part of an incredible and historically-significant haul linked to Alexander the Great

Ancient Greek grave 'for Alexander the Great's friend Hephaestion' - Telegraph

Ancient Greek grave 'for Alexander the Great's friend Hephaestion'

Mystery of Greece's Alexander the Great-era tomb deepens with body discoveries - Telegraph

The beauty of ancient Greece - 330-300 BCE Thrace. Photo: Bronze Portrait of Seuthes III found in a stone-lined pit in front of the entrance to his royal tomb in Bulgaria. The Ruler of the most powerful Thracian tribe, the Odris. Unearthed in 2004.

A golden discovery: Bulgarian archaeologists discover astonishing artefacts 'linked to Alexander the Great' in vast network of tombs

The beauty of ancient Greece - BCE Thrace. Photo: Bronze Portrait of Seuthes III found in a stone-lined pit in front of the entrance to his royal tomb in Bulgaria. The Ruler of the most powerful Thracian tribe, the Odris.

Star of Vergina, royal symbol of Alexander the Great and the royalty of Macedon

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Star of Vergina, royal symbol of Alexander the Great and the royalty of Macedon; The Macedonian dynasty symbol of Vergina, the sun disc with rays of light

Alexander the Great-Era Tomb Will Soon Reveal Its Secrets

Alexander the Great-Era Tomb Will Soon Reveal Its Secrets

Top Archaeological Finds Expected in 2015 : Discovery News About a third of a mile in circumference, this is Greece’s largest tomb and dates back to Alexander the Great’s reign in the late fourth century B.

Marble female figurines unearthed in vast Alexander the Great-era Greek tomb: The statues, known as Caryatids, mark a significant new finding at the Amphipolis site, believed to be the burial site of one of Alexander the Great's relatives or generals

Marble female figurines unearthed in vast Alexander the Great-era Greek tomb

Exquisite Greek Caryatid marble statues have been discovered at the Amphipolis tomb on Kasta Hill.

Some call it a wake-up call!: Alien artifacts in lost tomb of alexander the great found in illinois caves

This is your wake-up call!: Alien artifacts in lost tomb of alexander the great found in illinois caves

A pair of Thracian golden artifacts that date back to the end of the fourth or the beginning of the third century BC.

A golden discovery: Bulgarian archaeologists discover astonishing artefacts 'linked to Alexander the Great' in vast network of tombs

A golden artefact from an ancient Thracian tomb, displayed at the Archaeology Museum in Sofia. Archaeologists unearthed ancient golden artefacts, including bracelets with snake heads, a tiara with animal motifs and a horse head piece in northern Bulgaria.

Alexander the Great, king of Macedonia-  Ivory head found in Tomb II

Alexander the Great, king of Macedonia - Ivory head found in Tomb II, supposedly the tomb of his father, Phillip II.

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