Sarcophagus

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  • a stone coffin (usually bearing sculpture or inscriptions)

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  • a stone coffin (usually bearing sculpture or inscriptions)

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  • Sarcophagus: For other uses, see Sarcophagus (disambiguation). A sarcophagus (plural, sarcophagi; sarcophaguses) is a box-like funeral receptacle for a corpse
  • Ludovisi Battle sarcophagus: The Ludovisi Battle sarcophagus or "Great" Ludovisi sarcophagus is an ancient Roman sarcophagus dating to around 250–260 AD from a tomb near the Porta
  • Sarcophagus of the Spouses: The Sarcophagus of the Spouses (Italian: Sarcofago degli Sposi) is a late 6th century BC Etruscan anthropoid sarcophagus. It is 1.14 m high by 1.9 m wide
  • Sarcophagus (The Outer Limits): "Sarcophagus" is an episode of The Outer Limits (new series) television show. It was first aired on August 7, 1998, during the fourth season. A relatively
  • Alexander Sarcophagus: The Alexander Sarcophagus is a late 4th century BC Hellenistic stone sarcophagus adorned with bas-relief carvings of Alexander the Great. The work is remarkably
  • Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant sarcophagus: The Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant sarcophagus or Shelter Object (Ukrainian: Об'єкт "Укриття") is the massive steel and concrete structure covering the
  • St Andrews Sarcophagus: The Saint Andrews Sarcophagus is a Pictish monument dating from the second half of the 8th century. The sarcophagus was recovered beginning in 1833 during
  • Sarcophagus of Junius Bassus: The Sarcophagus of Junius Bassus is a marble Early Christian sarcophagus used for the burial of Junius Bassus, who died in 359. It has been described as

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  • VINCI: Chernobyl Sarcophagus Confinement Structure Jacking Operation Successfully Completed in Ukraine
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  • New coin features Albertosaurus
    An Albertosaurus was first discovered when Joseph B. Tyrrell found the fossilized skull within six kilometres of The Royall Tyrrell Museum, named after him. The new $20 silver coin depicts Albertosaurus sarcophagus sporting a crest of feathers along the back from head to tail. Read more on this news related to 'Sarcophagus'

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