Archeological artifact

Archeological artifact

Objects made by humans including utensils, tools, or human remains that are recovered from an archeological site, such as those found in the tombs of Egypt, pyramidal tombs of ancient Mexico, ruins at Ephesus and Thira, Greece and Pompeii, Italy (illus.), or those of Native Americans.
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TAP) - The Mhammedia National Guard's Investigation Brigade has arrested a man in Ben Arous for "illegal possession of archeological artifact for the purpose of selling it.
As for the plot, it again involves an archeological artifact of supreme religious power, which is pursued by Nazis and protected by many expendable dark-skinned people.
But to this generation's youth, who came of age with rap music and MTV videos, the accordion must seem like a kind of archeological artifact.
Damascus, (SANA) Several Weeks of efforts by the Syrian Ministry of Culture produced results, preventing Bonhams Auction House in London from auctioning off a precious stolen Syrian archeological artifact.
He clarified that the Jordanian side has admitted, after the report on the smuggling of Syrian antiquities via Jordanian borders published by SANA in last September, that there is a warehouse for the smuggling of archeological artifacts from Syria to Jordan through illegal border crossings by the terrorist groups without specifying the number of the artifacts in the warehouse.
The ceremony witnessed the first exhibition of the archeological artifacts found in 3,500-year-old tomb of the nobleman Userhat in April.
Since ISIL seized control of the site, Dura-Europos has been subjected to organized theft and looting that destroyed its landmarks, as ISIL and other Takfiri terrorist organizations either trade in archeological artifacts to procure funds or destroy the ones they can't sell or smuggle outside Syria.
Plava is an IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature) landscape protected area and UNESCO biosphere reserve on the border with Austria that was originally settled in prehistoric times and has since yielded a large number of archeological artifacts.
Remarkably, five years after the outbreak of the uprising against him, in which over 450,000 civilians have been shot, bombed, and gassed for the crime of not wanting to be ruled by a genocidal dictator, Assad is being cheered by many in the West as a protector of endangered minority groupsnot to mention as a savior of archeological artifacts.
Khan and Bannu districts are rich in archeological artifacts.
Jeddah Mayor Sami Nawwar said the the renovation work that started four years ago revealed a number of archeological artifacts which led to the estimation of the mihrab's age to be close to 1,400 years.
Most numerous, however, are the archeological artifacts from Late Antiquity (4th-5th centuries).