Byzantine Warrior With Gold-Threaded Jaw Found in Greece

Published Oct 01 2021 at 9:45 PM GMT
  • A Byzantine warrior whose previously-broken jaw was mended with gold thread has been unearthed in Greece; new scholarship has revealed that he had been operated on using a technique propounded by the Greek physician Hippocrates 1,800 years earlier.
  • Killed on the battlefield in a desperate fight against the Ottomans in the fourteenth century, " his.



  • Published Oct 1, 2021 9:45 PM GMT