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- March 30: Wall paintings at the Temple of Bel, Dura Europos on the Euphrates are discovered by a soldier.
- November 29: The Kedukan Bukit inscription, a stone written in the Pallava script of the Malay language and dated May 1, 683 AD (604 in the local calendar), is unearthed on the banks of the Tatang River on the Indonesian island of Sumatra at Palembang, significant as containing the earliest dated use of a symbol for zero and the oldest example of the Malay language.
- Hoby treasure is discovered on the Danish island of Lolland.
- Ghiuzeli, Haim F. (1996). "The Synagogue of Tomar, Portugal". Museum of the Jewish People at Beit Hatfutsot. Museum of the Jewish People at Beit Hatfutsot. Retrieved 2020-07-09. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- Aczel, Amir D. (2015). Finding Zero: A Mathematician's Odyssey to Uncover the Origins of Numbers. St. Martin's P.ress. p. 96.
- Morley, Sylvanus Griswold (1920). The inscriptions at Copan. The Carnegie Institution of Washington. OCLC 544798.
- "Ashmolean Museum: British Archaeology Collections - O.G.S. Crawford". britisharchaeology.ashmus.ox.ac.uk. Retrieved 30 December 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- "Obituary: Professor Richard Atkinson". The Independent. 17 October 1994. Retrieved 30 May 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- "Obituary: John Chadwick". The Independent. 4 December 1998. Retrieved 30 May 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)