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Bulgaria Marks 60 Years since Finding of Top Archaeology Treasure

Bulgaria marked Tuesday, December 8, 2009, 60 years since the discovery of its most famous archaeological treasure from Ancient Thrace - the so called Panagyurishte Gold Treasure.

Society » Archaeology | December 8, 2009, Tuesday // 19:38 | Viewed: 3874

Archaeologist Set to Recreate Palace of Greatest Bulgarian Tsar

Leading Bulgarian archaeologist Nikolay Ovcharov has presented a project for recreating the palace of the greatest Bulgarian medieval Tsar.

Society » Archaeology | November 24, 2009, Tuesday // 12:06 | Viewed: 6500

Bulgaria Archaeology Gold Treasures Dazzle New Yorkers

One of the oldest gold treasures in the world, unearthed at the Varna Necropolis on Bulgaria’s Black Sea coast, is attracting enormous attention at a New York exhibition.

Society » Archaeology | November 23, 2009, Monday // 15:55 | Viewed: 8061

Bulgaria Archaeologists Present Unique Thracian Tomb Finds

A team of Bulgarian archaeologists led by Veselin Ignatov formally presented Tuesday their finds from the tomb of an aristocrat from Ancient Thrace near the southern town of Nova Zagora.

Society » Archaeology | November 17, 2009, Tuesday // 20:40 | Viewed: 10698

Bulgaria Has No Money for Sevtopolis Ancient Thrace Project

The project which envisages the restoration of the Ancient Thracian city of Sevtopolis cannot proceed because of the lack of money over the economic crisis.

Society » Archaeology | November 7, 2009, Saturday // 14:29 | Viewed: 6789

Bulgarian Archaeologists Find Silver Treasure in Thracian Tomb

A team of Bulgarian archaeologists have discovered a new tomb of an aristocrat from Ancient Thrace near the southern town of Nova Zagora.

Society » Archaeology | November 3, 2009, Tuesday // 08:10 | Viewed: 13081

Archaeologists 'Strike Gold' by Finding Quarries of Greatest Bulgarian Tsar

Archaeologists have solved a long-standing mystery by finding the limestone quarries that Bulgaria's Tsar Simeon I The Great (893-927 AD) used to build his imperial palaces.

Society » Archaeology | October 22, 2009, Thursday // 18:48 | Viewed: 9761

US Ambassador Cuts Ribbon for Bulgaria Thracian Tomb Project

The Charg? d' Affaires for the US Embassy in Sofia, Ambassador John Ordway, took part in the ribbon cutting ceremony for the restored 4th century B.

Society » Archaeology | October 16, 2009, Friday // 17:46 | Viewed: 2194

Veliko Tarnovo Boasts Permanent 2nd Bulgarian Kingdom Exhibit

A permanent exhibit dedicated to the finds discovered in the “Saints Peter and Pavel” monastery will open doors in the Bulgarian city of Veliko Tarnovo.

Society » Archaeology | October 4, 2009, Sunday // 13:18 | Viewed: 2534

Scientists Describe Unknown Human Ancestor

An ancient ape-like creature that may be a direct ancestor to our species has been described by researchers.

Society » Archaeology | October 1, 2009, Thursday // 17:48 | Viewed: 3077

Emperor Nero's Revolving Banqueting Room Discovered in Rome

Archaeologists have discovered what they believe to be the remains of Nero's dining hall.

Society » Archaeology | September 30, 2009, Wednesday // 12:54 | Viewed: 7448

Bulgaria Archaeologists Find Unique Cult Complex at Perperikon

A team led by Bulgarian archaeologist Prof. Nikolay Ovcharov has uncovered an enormous cult complex at the ancient Thracian city of Perperikon in the Rhodoppe Mountains.

Society » Archaeology | September 16, 2009, Wednesday // 21:19 | Viewed: 9759

Treasure Hunters Busted with Archaeology Finds in Bulgaria

Three treasure hunters where caught with archaeological items in the western Bulgarian town of Bobovdol Wednesday.

Society » Archaeology | September 16, 2009, Wednesday // 18:36 | Viewed: 5680

Bulgaria Archaeologist Finds Unique Golden Chariot from Ancient Thrace

An exhibition displaying an absolutely unique golden chariot from Ancient Thrace was opened Wednesday in the Mall of Sofia, in the downtown of the Bulgarian capital.

Society » Archaeology | September 16, 2009, Wednesday // 17:22 | Viewed: 10515

Bulgaria Archaeologists Blast Changes in Cultural Heritage Act

Leading Bulgarian archaeologists have declared themselves against amendments of the Cultural Heritage Act proposed recently by the ruling GERB party.

Society » Archaeology | September 3, 2009, Thursday // 15:54 | Viewed: 3747

Bulgaria Archaeologists Find Relics of Medieval Saint at Perperikon

The team of Bulgarian archaeologist, Professor Nikolay Ovcharov, has discovered relics of a medieval saint at the fortress of Perperikon in the Rhodoppe Mountains.

Society » Archaeology | September 2, 2009, Wednesday // 19:10 | Viewed: 10685

Bulgaria Archaeologists Find 14th Century Medallion with Christ

Bulgarian archaeologists have discovered a unique glass medallion with Christ Pantocrator at the excavated fortress of Kastritsi near Varna.

Society » Archaeology | August 27, 2009, Thursday // 17:57 | Viewed: 3984

Bulgarian Archaeologists Discover Unique Medieval Byzantine Seal

Bulgarian archaeologist, Prof. Kazimir Popkonstantinov, has discovered a unique medieval seal at the site of the Knyazhevski (i.e. "Princely") Monastery near the Eastern city of Varna.

Society » Archaeology | August 21, 2009, Friday // 17:45 | Viewed: 5942

Bulgarian Archeologists Discover New Priceless Finds in Krushare

Bulgarian archeologists have found late Monday two golden rings in the mound near the South-East village of Krushare, in the Sliven Region.

Society » Archaeology | August 18, 2009, Tuesday // 13:59 | Viewed: 8656

Bulgaria Archeologists Find Unique Golden Wreath

Bulgarian archeologists have found a unique golden wreath in an unnamed mound near the South-East village of Krushare, Sliven District.

Society » Archaeology | August 16, 2009, Sunday // 21:09 | Viewed: 5236

Unique Archaeology Finds Displayed in Bulgaria's Gabrovo

A new exhibit displaying unique recent archaeological discoveries has been opened at the Regional History Museum in Bulgaria's Gabrovo.

Society » Archaeology | August 13, 2009, Thursday // 13:49 | Viewed: 4312
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