Sat, May 25 2013
St Ivan island, off Bulgaria's Black Sea town of Sozopol
Photo: Economedia archive
The first of its kind found in Bulgaria, the vase depicts a group having ‘unconventional’ sex, according to National History Museum director Bozhidar Dimitrov
Bring back the bone or Sliven will face Divine wrath, priest says.
However, the find will not be displayed because it has to be covered over again.
Proof that the distilled spirit is a Bulgarian invention, Bozhidar Dimitrov says.
The mosaic dates back to about the third century and depicts a man and two women, all members of Dionysus’ entourage.
A team of more than 20 archeologists has been clearing vegetation to explore the eastern side of the fortress, two km from the Rhodope town of Assenovgrad.
The first colonists from the ancient Greek city of Miletus arrived at the end of the seventh century BCE.
Various artifacts found at site close to the village of Borissovo.
The funding is provided under the foreign military sales programme of the US army's Program Executive Office of Simulation, Training and Instrumentation.
The UK nationals were arrested after throwing beer bottles at people after being refused entry to a restaurant that had closed for the night.
Restoration and development projects include Madara Horseman, Arbanassi fortress, Magura cave.
Simeon Saxe-Coburg and his spouse Margarita opened a new heating and insulation system at the Tsar Ferdinand Hospital for Pulmonary Diseases in Iskrets, a project implemented thanks to the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Sofia and the Nando Peretti Foundation.
According to the law's provisions, the commission will have the power to investigate individuals without prior notification and would not require a criminal conviction in order to launch an investigation.