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Pictured: An aerial picture of part of the ancient Tenea city's outlay.<br />
Re: The Culture Ministry of Greece has announced that archaeologists have located the first tangible remains of a lost city that the ancient Greeks believed was first settled by Trojan captives of war after the sack of Troy.<br />
A statement said excavations between September and October in the southern region of the Peleponnese unveiled 'proof of the existence of the ancient city' of Tenea, which has been until now known mostly from ancient texts.<br />
Finds included walls and clay, marble or stone floors of buildings, as well as household pottery, a bone gaming die and more than 200 coins dating from the 4th century B.C. to late Roman times.
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Pictured: An aerial picture of part of the ancient Tenea city's outlay.
Re: The Culture Ministry of Greece has announced that archaeologists have located the first tangible remains of a lost city that the ancient Greeks believed was first settled by Trojan captives of war after the sack of Troy.
A statement said excavations between September and October in the southern region of the Peleponnese unveiled 'proof of the existence of the ancient city' of Tenea, which has been until...
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