Amathus
Introduction

Since 1975 the French archaeological mission at Amathus, under the joint responsibility of the French School at Athens and of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs, conducts excavations and study programs on the ancient town of Amathus and its territory.
You are invited to discover the mission’s history and perspectives, the main excavated sites and two topics on which the mission has made a major contribution.



La mission française d’Amathonte

The French archaological mission at Amathus: history and perspectives
 
Excavation sites
 
Amathus products
 
 

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Excavations at Kokkinorachi near Sparta (Kilometre position 45+000, Site Δ 5)
Excavations at Kokkinorachi near Sparta (Kilometre position 45+000, Site Δ 5). Maria Tsouli (Ε’ ΕΠΚΑ) and Maria Theodosi-Kontou (Ε’ ΕΠΚΑ) report on finds at site Δ 5 during the construction of a road junction in Sparta. 

Wall remnants of former edifices were found scattered throughout in an elongated territory of 190 sq. m. (Fig. 1). All these walls were made of average-sized unworked stones...
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