Experts are debating who the bust portrays, but they agree on one thing—a thrift store is an unusual spot to find a millennia-old statue
Found in Switzerland, some of the buried Roman coins were minted during a time of relative political stability, between 332 and 335 C.E.
An exhibition at the Getty Villa in Los Angeles shows how ancient Iran held its own against its better-known contemporaries
A new exhibition spotlights 70 examples of sensual imagery discovered in the Roman city
The deity was honored throughout the ancient world
An ancient traveler likely discarded the worn-out leather shoe as rubbish around 300 C.E.
New research brings the number of potential burial sites of early medieval Celtic rulers from 2 to more than 20
A scholar traces the folk figure's history from the Neolithic era to today
Reopening this spring, Garum explores more than 500 years of local culinary traditions
The team hopes to simulate how visitors would have experienced the space and gain a stronger understanding of the motivation behind Roman designs
The 2,000-year-old gold piece, perhaps worn by one of the murderers, could sell for $2 million
The ancient artwork is the largest of its kind found in the English capital in 50 years
Recent excavations suggest the Blemmyes assumed power of the Sikait mining site between the fourth and sixth centuries C.E.
The ceramic vessel contained whipworm eggs found in human feces, debunking the theory that it simply served as a storage jar
Archaeologists unearth a fourth century amphitheater that stood on the far reaches of the Roman Empire more than 1,400 years ago
Unearthed in the Dutch city of Nijmegen, the blue glass artifact was in pristine condition
The Ipogeo dei Cristallini's well-preserved tombs will open to the public as soon as summer 2022
Discovered near the animal’s den, the cache contains more than 200 coins from at least 1,600 years ago
Experts in Spain used laser scanning technology to locate submerged ruins along the coast of the Bay of Cádiz
Upholding an earlier decision, the high court halts construction of a new restaurant, resolving a years-long dispute in favor of cultural preservation