Saturday, July 7, 2012

Submerged Roman sarcophagus found

"A sarcophagus covered with figures depicting Eros and Medusa and believed to date from the Roman period has been found in the sea near the location of the ancient city of Justinianopolis, in the southern province of Antalya’s Alanya district. The sarcophagus was retrieved from the water after a six-hour effort and has been delivered to the Alanya Museum Directorate. "

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