Images: Digging Up Demon Traps in Ancient Sardis

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Ritual Deposits at Sardis

Credit: ©Archaeological Exploration of Sardis / Harvard University
These deposits were buried under an ancient floor in Sardis nearly 2,000 years ago. Archaeologists who found them in 2013 suspect the artifacts may have…Read More »

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