1890 - 1903 / Directorship of T. HOMOLLE
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    1898 (April)

    Celebration of the School's fiftieth anniversary, after a delay caused by the Greco-Turkish War.

    1899

    Decree altering the admissions procedure for the FSA's members: establishment of a year of specialised studies, to prepare the members for their future work (this course replaces the written examinations).

    1900

    Decree creating the foreign section, which hosts resident members from friendly nations that do not maintain archaeological missions in Greece. This section is lodged in the 'Annexe', built in 1902-1903.
     

    Academic activities

     

    1892-1903

    'Major excavation' at Delphi: uncovering of the hieron of Apollo. In 1903 the Delphi museum is opened.


    1899-1900

    Excavation of Lato in Crete.
     

    1902-1913

    Beginning of excavations at Argos by C.W. Vollgraff, the first Dutch member.


    1902-1909

     Excavation of the sanctuary of Poseidon and Amphitrite at Tenos by H. Demoulin and P. Graindor, Belgian members.

    ARCHIMAGE : The latest pictures

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    Thasos - Acropole ; Athénaion (sanctuaire d'Athéna), GTh 65 - R1765-003

    Sujet : vase Matériau : argile Technique : tourné, Catégorie : figure noire, Fragment : panse, Origine : Attique,
    Archimage is intended to gradually put online the graphic and photographic documents, kept in the Archives service of FSA.

    Archaeology in Greece ONLINE

    KIFISSIA-6025
    Kifissia, Xenias 3 (O.T. 175, property of Z. Katsiani and P. Voutiritsa). P. Zoubelou (B' ????) reports on the discovery of a funerary peribolos and an ancient road (Fig. 1). The peribolos wall had been constructed with stone blocks. A T-shaped projection was excavated next to the wall, and most likely is the base for a funerary monument (Fig. 2). In addition, a marble lekythos was found showing two men and bearing the inscription ?????????? ?????[....] (Fig. 3). Another marble lekythos was found near the first one. The road had a retaining wall on its east side and is dated to the 5th-4th c. B.C. based on sherds found on it. A pit excavated next to the road contained 3 alabastra, and fragments from a red-figure loutrophoros and a red-figure kantharos. The latter date to the 4th c. B.C. A
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