Tag: Indian Archeology

Madurai Dated 3 BC Chess Pieces Roman Coins Found

Ancient Chess Pieces at Madurai found.

Archaeologists opine that it could date back to another 10,000 years back.

Burnt Bricks used to Build houses, Chess Pieces, Micro Pearls, intricate potteries were found.

Archaeological report.

At Keezhadi, a village not far from the southern bank of the Vaigai river near Madurai, the Archeological Survey of India (ASI) is undertaking a massive excavation, possibly its biggest to date in Tamil Nadu. Already 42 trenches have been dug in two locations in a coconut grove at a place called Pallichandai Thidal in the village.