Roman-Era ‘Good Shepherd’ Gold Ring Found in Ancient Shipwreck off Israel

Israeli researchers found a Roman-era gold ring bearing an early Christian symbol for Jesus among a treasure trove in a shipwreck off the Mediterranean coast. In a statement on Facebook, the Israel Antiquities Authority announced on Dec. 22 that archeologists …

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Post-Conquest Aztec Altar Uncovered in Mexico City

Archaeologists in Mexico have uncovered an indigenous altar that survived the Spanish invasion of the Aztec capital Tenochtitlán in 1521. The Aztec altar was originally discovered in August near Plaza Garibaldi, the square in Mexico City known for its mariachi …

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