The Trojan War, fought between Greeks and the defenders of the city of Troy in Anatolia sometime in the late Bronze Age...
Maya Tripod Bowl
3-4th century CE, Guatemala, Mesoamerica. Metropolitan Museum of Art A favored vessel type of the Maya lowlands...
Freyr (Old Norse for ‘Lord’, sometimes anglicised as Frey) is the main fertility god in Norse mythology...
Khor Virap is a monastery located in Armenia that was first established in 642 CE. Its name is derived from "virap nerk'in,"...
Ancient Maya government was formed on the basis that rulers were thought to have been god-like, which to some might suggest...
The Archaeological Excavations at Magdala
Magdala, known as Migdal in Hebrew (מִגְדָּל: tower) and also as Taricheae (Ταριχέ&alpha...
Zoe Porphyrogenita was empress of the Byzantine Empire from 1028 CE until her death in 1050 CE. In an eventful career...
Roman coins were first produced in the late 4th century BCE in Italy and continued to be minted for another eight centuries...
The Punic Wars were a series of conflicts fought between the forces of ancient Carthage and Rome between 264 BCE and...
Mount Athos, located on the Chalkidike peninsula near Thessalonica, Greece, is a holy site which first saw hermit monks...
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