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  • The Lion of Amphipolis

    on Apr 6, 13 • in Anthropology, Antiquty, Art, Cultural heritage, Greece, News • with Comments Off on The Lion of Amphipolis

    A trademark for the Greek regional unit of Serres and a symbol of Macedonia, the Lion of Amphipolis is undoubtedly one of the most significant preserved monuments of the 4th century BC. It has been restored and stands next to the old bridge of Strymonas river at the regional street Amphipolis-Serraiki Akti. After the last discovery of the funerary enclosure of the “Kasta” mound in ancient Amphipolis, according to the research results of the 28th Ephorate of Prehistoric and Classical Antiquities, the burial monument of the Lion is closely related to the grave marker of

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