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Large floor mosaic uncovered by archaeologists in northern Greece ancient tomb

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Archaeologists digging through a vast ancient tomb in Amphipolis in northern Greece have uncovered a floor mosaic that covers the whole area of a room seen as the antechamber to the main burial ground.

Amphipolis, Macedonia Greece - chmaber 2 - The Charioteer

Amphipolis, Macedonia Greece - chamber 2 - The Charioteer

The Lion of Amphipolis, the monument that is located near Amphipolis, was once at the top of Amphipolis Tomb.

Amphipolis, Macedonia Greece: The Lion of Amphipolis - The Lion of Amphipolis, the monument that is located near Amphipolis, was once at the top of Amphipolis Tomb.

Inside the corridor - Amphipolis Makedonia

Amphipolis, Macedonia Greece - Inside the corridor - The photo depicts the base of the wall, the blocks of marble and the base of the wall, just behind the wall. It's impressive to look at the top, to realize the actual depth of the excavations.

The newly discovered caryatids at the Amphipolis tomb and the symbolism of a lion suits the case of Olympias being buried in this fascinating ancient Greek

Amphipolis, Macedonia Greece: Close-up of the West Caryatid head - A wonderful view of the West Caryatid head, as it is uncovered.

Macedonian Tombs - Vergina, Historical Macedonia, Greece

Macedonian Tombs - Vergina, Historical Macedonia, Greece

Macedonian Lion: on 8-02-338 BC, the Macedonians defeated the Greeks at Chaeronea in central Greece and conquered their country. They erected an impressive sculpture of a proud-standing lion on the battlefield. The same lion sculpture is also found in the Macedonian city of Amphipolis

The Macedonian Lion overlooking the battlefield of Greek defeat at Chaeronea.

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