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Two Hundred Year Old Mystery Of Roman Statue Solved By Archaeology Experts
2013-10-08 13:38:05

Archaeologists from Bournemouth University have been able to identify a stone head that was found in a flowerbed in Chichester over 200 years ago, and remained a mystery ever since.

2009-10-02 11:01:00

SWANSEA, Wales, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- David Gill, archaeologist, reflects on the latest exhibition of antiquities to be returned to Italy. An exhibition celebrating 40 years of the Comando Carabinieri per la Tutela del Patrimonio Culturale opened in Rome at the end of September 2009.

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2008-11-25 13:10:00

British archaeologists used thousands of aerial photos to reveal more than 2,700 unrecorded historic features of Hadrian’s Wall in northern England.

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2008-08-26 12:55:00

Pieces of a large statue depicting Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius were uncovered at an archaeological site at the ancient city of Sagalassos in Turkey.

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2008-08-14 14:15:00

Archaeologists at the ancient site of Sagalassos in Turkey, came across a marble head of what they believe is sculpted in the image of Faustina the Elder.

2008-07-29 21:00:31

British filmmaker John Boorman reportedly is co-writing the script for and plans to direct a movie about the Roman Emperor Hadrian. One of Hadrian's claims to fame was that he built a wall to separate England and Scotland.


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donative
  • A gift; a largess; a gratuity; a present; a dole.
The word 'donative' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to give'.
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