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Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 2000 days ago -
This marvelous bust is one of the very few documents of an actual black person from Greek and Roman antiquity. Memnon was a pupil and protégé of the well-known Athenian entrepreneur and philosopher Herodes Atticus. It was found more than a century ago

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Tuesday January 1, 2013, 9:38 am
just beautiful -thank you for this

Süheyla C (234)
Tuesday January 1, 2013, 9:46 am
Dear Marty,
Happy new year .
Thank you for Sharing . noted.

John B (185)
Tuesday January 1, 2013, 3:05 pm
Happy New Year Marty.
Thanks for the link to the article, quite interesting and informative.
Read and noted.

Roger G (154)
Tuesday January 1, 2013, 3:58 pm
noted, thanks !

Tanya W (65)
Wednesday January 2, 2013, 5:55 am
Thanks, interesting.

Suzanne L (99)
Wednesday January 2, 2013, 6:23 am
TY Marty. Happy New Year. Interesting discovery or reinterpretation anyway.

Kip Mapes (28)
Wednesday January 2, 2013, 6:24 am

Gwynethrose F (12)
Wednesday January 2, 2013, 7:16 am
Awesome...thank you!

Gloria picchetti (304)
Wednesday January 2, 2013, 7:58 am

Hayley C (7)
Wednesday January 2, 2013, 9:00 am

Kath P (9)
Wednesday January 2, 2013, 9:46 am
Very interesting article...I'd never seen or heard of Memnon before
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