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Ancient Macedonia – Experts question claim that Alexander the Great’s half-brother is buried at Vergina

Ancient Macedonia – Experts question claim that Alexander the Great’s half-brother is buried at Vergina

Press release issued 8 September 2010 Claims that a tomb at Vergina, Greece, the ancient burial place of the Macedonian royal family in the fourth century BC, contains the body of King Philip III Arrhidaios, half-brother of Alexander the Great, and not Philip II, Alexander’s father, are called into question by researchers from the Universities of Bristol, Manchester and Oxford. […]

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