Underwater Archaeologists Return to Antikythera Shipwreck

www.archaeology.org | 10/23/2019 | Staff
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(Greece's Ministry of Culture and Sports)EUBOEA, GREECE—Officials from the Greek Ministry of Culture and Sports announced that researchers from the Ephorate of Antiquities of Euboea returned to the Antikythera shipwreck site this month. Known for a bronze, complex clockwork mechanism recovered in 1901, the shipwreck was discovered by sponge divers in deep water off the coast of the Greek island of Antikythera in 1900. This season, team members led by Angeliki G. Simosi recovered bones,...
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