An introduction

As is usual when we present our excavation sites, we offer you several levels of approach to the site of Malia. You may choose any one, according to your prior knowledge of the subject, or work your way through them at your leisure.


Tp precede more specific discussions,


Two pages of general introduction:

In more detail

The chapters below will give you a more exact idea of the chronology of the excavations at Malia, as well as of the research programmes that are currently underway.

In the bibliography, you will find the reference works necessary for acquiring a deeper knowledge of the site of Malia.




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Koumasa.  D. Panagiotopoulos (ASA) reports on continued excavation in the settlement (Figs 1-2).  A triangular building was investigated in Trench 4 (Fig. 3), where a number of sherds from handleless conical cups were found, as well as two cylindrical vessels, a clay spindle whorl, tiles, plaster, animal bone and shell.  In one area of the space was found a tripod cooking pot which contained smaller vessels and...
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