In archaeology, an untouched pot shard is more valuable than a gold statue moved miles from its original stand. To understand the great puzzle of our past, context is crucial. How and where an unmoved object is found can retrieve authentic history—from previously unknown rituals and chapters of known history to rare information about
Ancient surfaces swing from dusty old clay to opulent metals and dyes. Whether they belong to breathtaking artifacts or boring pots, surfaces can tell a missing story as much as the artifact itself. Sometimes, what hides in the cracks can solve sticky secrets or confound the experts further. Myths can be scientifically supported or old […]
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Authors: TheIndianSubcontinent News Agency
There is no denying that flashy or highly unusual artifacts are fascinating. As the world of archaeology turns more glitzy, these items hit the headlines more than their dull, unglamorous counterparts. But history holds no such prejudice. Sometimes, it’s the more mundane artifacts that tell us the most about our ancestors and how they lived.