Read more about the article Secrets Of Ancient Trade Routes Revealed
Image shows gold from the town of Poliochne, in Lemnos, Greece, undated photo. A total of 26 gold objects from the area were studied by the international team of researchers. (Ch. Schwall, OAI, OAW/Newsflash)

Secrets Of Ancient Trade Routes Revealed

Scientists are redrawing lines of ancient trade routes after discovering that 4,500-year-old gold in treasures found in both Troy and modern-day Iraq were mined in the same place. A new study has shown that gold objects unearthed at the ancient Greek city of Troy and some 2,400 kilometres (1,500 miles)…

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Read more about the article Incredible Artwork From Junk Jewellery
Picture shows a portrait of a young girl made using beads, in undated footage. Embroiderer from Russia, Galissa, uses materials such as beads and old jewelry for her pieces. (@shalfetr/Newsflash)

Incredible Artwork From Junk Jewellery

Stunning artworks made by Russian embroiderer Galissa with beads from old junk jewellery. One piece shows how the 30-year-old made an incredible likeness of Wednesday - played by Christina Ricci - from the Addams Family movies. https://youtube.com/shorts/U5csMV8cLNQ @shalfetr/Newsflash Another shows her uncanny depiction of Macaulay Culkin playing Kevin McCallister in…

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Read more about the article Man Finds Iron-Age Viking Sword And Jewellery While Clearing Forest Undergrowth
Picture shows a Viking-era sword found in Janakkala, Finland, undated. A landowner clearing undergrowth in his forest, found a Viking-era sword, called the regional history association who then discovered jewellery an other items. (Reijo Hyvonen/Newsflash)

Man Finds Iron-Age Viking Sword And Jewellery While Clearing Forest Undergrowth

A man has found an Iron-Age Viking sword and jewellery while clearing some undergrowth in his forest in Finland, yet despite the fact that they suspect there are more treasures - the local heritage committee does not have the cash to dig them up. The man, who has not been…

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Read more about the article Gardening Pensioner Who Discovered 100K Of Jewellery And Cash Told To Keep It
Image shows US-made jewelry worth EUR 20,000 (GBP 16,900) in an undated photo. It was discovered by a man who also found EUR 100,000 (GBP 84,555) in cash while gardening in the town of Hanau in Germany in November, 2021. (Polizei Sudosthessen/Newsflash)

Gardening Pensioner Who Discovered 100K Of Jewellery And Cash Told To Keep It

A German pensioner discovering a plastic bag packed with precious jewellery and cash in a hedge in his garden has been told by cops that he can keep it all. The man - whose identity and age have been withheld due to local privacy laws - made the discovery during…

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Read more about the article Real-Life Indiana Joneses Use Hotel Ashtray To Date When Ancient Artefacts Were Looted
The items given by the family in Spain are seen in Mexico facilities in an undated picture. They are kept by the INAH in the Museum of Templo Mayor. (Gerardo Torres-INAH/Newsflash)

Real-Life Indiana Joneses Use Hotel Ashtray To Date When Ancient Artefacts Were Looted

Experts tracking a collection of more than 2,000 ancient Mexican treasures have been helped by five-cent coins and a hotel ashtray stashed with them. Officials from the Mexican National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH) used the clues to work out when the artefacts left the country, it is reported.…

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Read more about the article Farmer Finds Ancient Gold Jewellery While Planting Crops
A rare 3,300-year-old ancient bracelet from the Hittite era, that was discovered by a man ploughing his farm in Corum, Turkey. (Newsflash)

Farmer Finds Ancient Gold Jewellery While Planting Crops

A farmer in Turkey has found this ancient golden bracelet dating back 3,300 years to the Hittite civilisation while ploughing his field. The bracelet, which is said to be one of a kind, was found by a farmer ploughing his field in the village of Citli, in the Mecitozu District…

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Read more about the article Archaeologists Discover Decapitated Horse Next To Its Rider In Elite Merovingian Warrior Cemetery
Knittlingen, 'Im Bergfeld', burial of a decapitated horse. (State Office for the Preservation of Monuments in the Stuttgart Regional Council, F. Damminger/Newsflash)

Archaeologists Discover Decapitated Horse Next To Its Rider In Elite Merovingian Warrior Cemetery

A team of archaeologists has discovered a decapitated horse next to its rider, as well as a trove of jewellery and weapons, in a cemetery where elite Merovingian nobles and warriors were buried. The Merovingians were a Frankish dynasty that ruled from the middle of the 5th century until 751…

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Read more about the article Empress Sisis Glove Which She Wore On The Day Of Her Murder Fetches GBP 56,000 At Auction
The black silk glove Sisi, Empress of Austria and Queen of Hungary wore on the day she was murdered, sold on auction for GBP 56,000. (Hermann Historica Munchen/Newsflash)

Empress Sisis Glove Which She Wore On The Day Of Her Murder Fetches GBP 56,000 At Auction

This glove worn by Empress Sisi on the day she was murdered and fetched nearly GBP 56,000 at auction. Elisabeth, Empress of Austria and Queen of Hungary (1837-1898) was murdered on 10th September in Geneva by anarchist Luigi Lucheni, 25, who stabbed her with a sharpened needle while pretending to…

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Read more about the article French Queen Marie Antoinettes Historic Diamonds Fetch Over GBP 6 Million At Christies Auction
The historic Marie-Antoinette diamonds, a stunning pair of diamond bracelets estimated up to EUR 3,4 million and offered in Switzerland. (Christie’s/Newsflash)

French Queen Marie Antoinettes Historic Diamonds Fetch Over GBP 6 Million At Christies Auction

A pair of diamond bracelets that once belonged to France's last queen, Marie Antoinette, have sold at a Christie's auction for over GBP 6 million. The bracelets, which are lined with 140- to 150-carat diamonds, were hidden in a chest and smuggled out of France when the queen was imprisoned…

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Read more about the article Scientist Discovers Worlds Oldest Non Marine Crab Trapped In Amber For 100 Million Years
Cretapsara athanata: The first crab in amber from the dinosaur era. (Lida Xing/Newsflash)

Scientist Discovers Worlds Oldest Non Marine Crab Trapped In Amber For 100 Million Years

A researcher in Canada has discovered the oldest non-marine crab ever which also happens to be the most complete fossil of a crab ever discovered because it was trapped in amber for over a 100 million years. The University of Alberta said in a statement that the discovery was made…

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