More ancient treasures have been recovered from the sunken port city of Thonis-Heracleion off the coast of Egypt.
They include precious items such as gold, jewelry, and perfume bottles.
A European Institute for Underwater Archaeology (IEASM) team led by Franck Goddio has carried out a joint mission with Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities.
The artifacts were discovered at the site of an ancient Egyptian port city near the Mouth of the Nile.
At some point during antiquity, the city was submerged in the wake of rising sea levels and earthquakes, followed by tidal waves triggering land liquefaction events.
According to IFLScience, this is just one of the many examples of long-lost cities in