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a burial place or receptacle for human remains

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a place for the burial of a corpse (especially beneath the ground and marked by a tombstone)

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The Amphipolis site, believed to be the largest ancient tomb to have been discovered in Greece, dates back to Alexander's era, around 300-325 B.C.
The official said the Amphipolis site, situated about 100 km northeast of Greece's second-biggest city Thessaloniki, appeared to be the largest ancient tomb to have been discovered in Greece.
ANCIENT tombs hailing from the Phoenician period between the 4th and 6th century BCE were discovered on Sunday on Faneromeni Avenue in Larnaca during work on the town's sewage system.
The 235-acre archeological site is 12 miles outside the coastal city of Chiclayo, near the ancient tomb of Sipan, which was one of the great finds of the last century.
small funerary statues carved in wood, clay and limestone recovered at the site of a newly-uncovered ancient tomb for a goldsmith dedicated to the ancient Egyptian god Amun, in the Draa Abul Naga necropolis on the west bank of the ancient city of Luxor, which boasts ancient Egyptian temples and burial grounds - AFP The entrance leads to a room that contains a niche with a duo statue depicting the tomb owner, who was jewellery maker, and his wife.
New Delhi, April 16 (ANI): Archaeological have found a mural unearthed from an ancient tomb in the northwestern Chinese province of Shaanxi, which depicts how traditional Chinese medication was practiced 1,000 years ago.
Remains of an ancient tomb were discovered in Badrashin, south of Giza, yesterday during an attempt by five people to illegally dig beneath one house.
The SCA said that an Egyptian archaeological mission led by Hawwas had found about two dozen mummies in an ancient tomb of the Pharahonic era in the Sakkara area south of Cairo.
AN ancient tomb which had not been seen by humans for thousands of years was unveiled in Egypt yesterday.
A well-preserved ancient tomb has been discovered south of the Egyptian capital of Cairo - and more exciting finds are expected in the coming months.
Last week, Al Enany inaugurated an ancient tomb noted for its vivid colours in the Saqqara necropolis south of Cairo.
Synopsis: On a remote Peruvian mountaintop, a firebolt from the sky strikes down four elite soldiers searching for an ancient tomb. Are they victims of a mysterious artifact's power?
The site was inspected by officials of the antiquities department on Sunday and they are believed to have found an ancient tomb in the area of the excavation.
Lacking visibility and difficult to find, the space nevertheless provided me the opportunity to realize a long-standing idea for an installation, namely to replicate an ancient tomb.
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