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Remains of Alexander the Great's Father Confirmed Found | OCT 10, 2014 06:00 AM ET. A team of Greek researchers has confirmed that bones found in a two-chambered royal tomb at Vergina, a town some 100 miles away from Amphipolis's mysterious burial mound, indeed belong to the Macedonian King Philip II, Alexander the Great's father.

The Greco-Bactrian king Demetrius (reigned c. 200–180 BC), wearing an elephant scalp, took over Alexander's legacy in the east by again inva...



Marble female figurines unearthed in vast Alexander the Great-era Greek tomb

Two-foot-tall statues, known as Caryatids, mark a significant new finding at the Amphipolis site, believed to be the burial site of one of Alexander the Great's relatives or generals