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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: 4909

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: 7129

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: 10024

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: 6326

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: 5166

Archaeologist Shows Precious Finds from Medieval Bulgaria

Bulgaria's top archaeologist, Professor Nikolay Ovcharov, presented Wednesday the artifacts and jewelry that he discovered recently in Veliko Tarnovo, the capital of the Second Bulgarian Empire (1185-1396 AD).

Society » Archaeology | August 12, 2009, Wednesday // 16:28 | Viewed: 3103 Launches Special Section for Bulgarian Archaeology News

Following the huge interest on part of our readers from all over the world, (Sofia News Agency) has launched a special section dedicated to archaeology news from Bulgaria.

Society » Archaeology | August 11, 2009, Tuesday // 19:44 | Viewed: 3038

Archaeologists Find Prehistoric Necropolis in Northeast Bulgaria

A team of Bulgarian archaeologists has discovered a new prehistoric necropolis in the northeast part of the country.

Society » Archaeology | August 11, 2009, Tuesday // 19:20 | Viewed: 12558

Bulgarian Archaeologists Rediscover Ancient Black Sea Fortress

Bulgarian archaeologists have rediscovered a Late Antiquity fortress located near the town of Byala on the St.

Society » Archaeology | August 5, 2009, Wednesday // 14:09 | Viewed: 8311

Bulgaria Archeologists Find Unused Byzantine Coins

Bulgarian archeologists have found unused coins with picture of the Byzantine emperor Basil II, later surnamed the Bulgar-slayer.

Society » Archaeology | August 4, 2009, Tuesday // 17:46 | Viewed: 4721

Bulgarian Archaeologists Start Excavation of Medieval Fortress Krakra

The second archaeological expedition to excavate the Bulgarian medieval fortress Krakra near the western city of Pernik is starting Monday night.

Society » Archaeology | August 2, 2009, Sunday // 15:53 | Viewed: 6948

33 000 Treasure Hunters Sacking Bulgaria's Archaeology Heritage - Police

Between 30 000 and 33 000 people are involved in treasure hunting in Bulgaria - an activity leading to irreparable damage of archaeological sites.

Society » Archaeology | July 31, 2009, Friday // 21:05 | Viewed: 5865

Bulgaria Archaeologists Uncover New Roman Finds in Plovdiv

Bulgarian archaeologists have revealed two Roman-time streets, a private home of a Roman notable, and Roman artifacts in the southern Bulgarian city of Plovdiv.

Society » Archaeology | July 30, 2009, Thursday // 20:42 | Viewed: 7352

Bulgaria Archaeologists Restart Work on Thracian Temple near Starosel

Bulgarian archaeologists are resuming on August 3 the excavation of Thracian temple complex near the village of Starosel in Southern Bulgaria.

Society » Archaeology | July 29, 2009, Wednesday // 12:20 | Viewed: 11524

Bulgaria Archaeologists Find Solid Golden Ring with Roman Gem

Bulgarian archaeologists have found a solid golden ring with an antique Roman gem during excavation of "St.Ivan Rilski" church in the Northern city of Veliko Tarnovo.

Society » Archaeology | July 28, 2009, Tuesday // 13:55 | Viewed: 7894

Ancient Bulgaria Castle Found near Greece Border

A castle of a Bulgarian aristocrat has been discovered just a kilometer away from the Greek border, in Ivaylovgrad municipality.

Society » Archaeology | July 27, 2009, Monday // 13:10 | Viewed: 4761

Nymph Sanctuary Found by Bulgaria Archaeologists

A team of archaeologists has found a sanctuary in central Bulgaria where the nymph cult used to be celebrated in ancient times.

Society » Archaeology | July 27, 2009, Monday // 10:54 | Viewed: 9529

Bulgarian Archeologists Discover New Thracian Finds

Bulgarian archeologists, from the team of Konstantin Gospodinov discovered new finds during excavations of a Thracian village.

Society » Archaeology | July 19, 2009, Sunday // 11:25 | Viewed: 2906

Bulgaria Archaeologists Discover 13th Century Monastery, French Jewelry

A team of Bulgarian archaeologists led by Professor Nikolay Ovcharov has made unique excavation discoveries from the pinnacle of the Second Bulgarian Empire.

Society » Archaeology | July 17, 2009, Friday // 18:22 | Viewed: 6772

Bulgaria's Thracian Golden Treasures back in Sofia from Japan Tour

Bulgaria's Thracian golden treasures are finally back in the National History Museum in Sofia after a year-and-a-half tour in Japan.

Society » Archaeology | July 17, 2009, Friday // 17:38 | Viewed: 2983

Bulgaria Archaeologists Uncover Bronze Age Sanctuary

A team of Bulgarian archaeologists has uncovered a Bronze Age sanctuary near the village of Kran, close to the town of Kazanlak in Central Bulgaria.

Society » Archaeology | July 14, 2009, Tuesday // 17:55 | Viewed: 7977
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