Afghanistan moves to salvage ancient Buddhist city ñ and its economy, too : News Photo

Afghanistan moves to salvage ancient Buddhist city ñ and its economy, too

Credit: 
MCT / Contributor
Archaeologists and local laborers excavate the main part of the ancient city at Mes Aynak in Afghanistan, which sits on the old Silk Road trading route connecting China and India with the Mediterranean. (Matthew C. Rains/MCT via Getty Images)
Caption:
Archaeologists and local laborers excavate the main part of the ancient city at Mes Aynak in Afghanistan, which sits on the old Silk Road trading route connecting China and India with the Mediterranean. (Matthew C. Rains/MCT via Getty Images)
Calculate price
View cart
Date created:
March 04, 2013
Editorial #:
163562337
Restrictions:
Contact your local office for all commercial or promotional uses.
License type:
Rights-managedRights-managed products are licensed with restrictions on usage, such as limitations on size, placement, duration of use and geographic distribution. You will be asked to submit information concerning your intended use of the product, which will determine the scope of usage rights granted.
Collection:
Tribune News Service
Max file size:
4,174 x 2,592 px (13.91 x 8.64 in) - 300 dpi - 3.87 MB
Release info:
Not released.More information
Source:
McClatchy-Tribune
Object name:
1022689500

Keywords

This image is subject to copyright. Getty Images reserves the right to pursue unauthorized users of this image or clip, and to seek damages for copyright violations. To learn more about copyright and Getty Images’ enforcement program, click here. Availability for this image cannot be guaranteed until time of purchase.
Archaeologists and local laborers excavate the main part of the... News Photo 163562337Afghanistan,Ancient,Archaeologist,Arts Culture and Entertainment,China,City,Community,Connection,Direction,Excavating,Horizontal,India,Laborer,Main,Mediterranean Culture,Old,Part Of,Religion,Silk Road,Sitting,TradingPhotographer Collection: Tribune News Service 2013 MCTArchaeologists and local laborers excavate the main part of the ancient city at Mes Aynak in Afghanistan, which sits on the old Silk Road trading route connecting China and India with the Mediterranean. (Matthew C. Rains/MCT via Getty Images)