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Mycenean Burial Near Pylos

PostPosted: Sun Feb 12, 2017 7:46 pm
by Minimalist
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/g ... 180961441/

This 3,500-Year-Old Greek Tomb Upended What We Thought We Knew About the Roots of Western Civilization
The recent discovery of the grave of an ancient soldier is challenging accepted wisdom among archaeologists




Re: Mycenean Burial Near Pylos

PostPosted: Mon Feb 13, 2017 12:59 am
by circumspice
Great article, I enjoyed it. Thanks min.

Re: Mycenean Burial Near Pylos

PostPosted: Mon Feb 13, 2017 12:26 pm
by Minimalist
Sometimes we actually have to do archaeology here at Archaeologica!

Re: Mycenean Burial Near Pylos

PostPosted: Mon Feb 13, 2017 10:07 pm
by circumspice
Minimalist wrote:Sometimes we actually have to do archaeology here at Archaeologica!


LMAO!!! :lol:

As opposed to the Ancient Alien, Panspermia, Chicken Little, 'Sees Something That's NOT There', 'Makes FRINGE Look Reputable', Inbred IDIOTS that we've been plagued with lately???

:shock:

Re: Mycenean Burial Near Pylos

PostPosted: Tue Feb 14, 2017 8:46 am
by Minimalist
Uh, yeah. Pretty much.

Re: Mycenean Burial Near Pylos

PostPosted: Tue Feb 14, 2017 10:08 am
by E.P. Grondine
circumspice wrote:
Minimalist wrote:Sometimes we actually have to do archaeology here at Archaeologica!


LMAO!!! :lol:

As opposed to the Ancient Alien, Panspermia, Chicken Little, 'Sees Something That's NOT There', 'Makes FRINGE Look Reputable', Inbred IDIOTS that we've been plagued with lately???

:shock:


before you blow a circuit, here ya go, spice -

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6aAbjAXL-NI

Now in reference to the new find at Pylos,
the big news is the finds at Iklaina.
There is a whole complex there, just awaiting excavation.

Re: Mycenean Burial Near Pylos

PostPosted: Tue Feb 14, 2017 12:01 pm
by circumspice
I already viewed that one E.P.

Re: Mycenean Burial Near Pylos

PostPosted: Tue Feb 14, 2017 2:29 pm
by MichelleH
circumspice wrote:
Minimalist wrote:Sometimes we actually have to do archaeology here at Archaeologica!


LMAO!!! :lol:

As opposed to the Ancient Alien, Panspermia, Chicken Little, 'Sees Something That's NOT There', 'Makes FRINGE Look Reputable', Inbred IDIOTS that we've been plagued with lately???

:shock:



That's the 'entertainment' factor until I can find the right barfing emoji...... :lol:

Re: Mycenean Burial Near Pylos

PostPosted: Tue Feb 14, 2017 3:09 pm
by Minimalist
Well there's this....

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But in many cases this is even more appropriate.

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Re: Mycenean Burial Near Pylos

PostPosted: Tue Feb 14, 2017 11:03 pm
by E.P. Grondine

Re: Mycenean Burial Near Pylos

PostPosted: Wed Feb 15, 2017 2:56 am
by circumspice

I've seen both. Yawn.

Re: Mycenean Burial Near Pylos

PostPosted: Wed Feb 15, 2017 6:16 pm
by Minimalist
You can't go too far wrong citing Monty Python though, E.P.