Orpheus’ Lyre Rock Engraving Discovered in Bulgaria’s Eastern Rhodope Mountains
October 10, 2017 · by Ivan Dikov · in Ancient Greece, Ancient Thrace, Antiquity
A small rock relief which is alleged to depict the lyre of Orpheus, the mythical Ancient Thracian musician and poet, has been found engraved in a rock cavern in the so called Eagles’ Rocks in the Eastern Rhodope Mountains near…
Late Roman Mosaics Rediscovered in Ancient City of Idyrus in Turkey’s Antaliya Province
October 10, 2017 · by Ivan Dikov · in Archaeology (Global)
1,600-year-old Late Roman mosaics decorating the floor of an Early Christian church have been rediscovered and explored further in the ancient city of Idyrus in the Kemer district of the province of Antaliya in Southern Turkey.