2,700-Year-Old Fabric Found in GreeceMay 9, 2007 By NICHOLAS PAPHITIS, Associated Press Writer in Other Sciences / Archaeology & Fossils
(AP) -- Archaeologists in Greece have discovered a rare 2,700-year-old piece of fabric inside a copper urn from a burial they speculated imitated the elaborate cremation of soldiers described in Homer's "Iliad."
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