40,000 artefacts unearthed in Marmaray excavations
|Not less than thirty two wrecks all over the history of this most major trade port have been discovered [Credit: Hurriyet]|
|The Yenikapi excavation site, Marmaray Project [Credit: Simon Norfolk]|
|Some of the artefacts recovered at Yenikapi [Credit: Simon Norfolk]|
Kızıltan further said that every single piece found by the excavation team is classified in their workshop. After the cleaning and documentation of artifacts they are sent to the İstanbul Archaeology Museum to be displayed.
Source: Todays Zaman [December 12, 2012]