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.

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    Archaeology in Greece ONLINE

    PIRAEUS - Votsi St.-6096
    Piraeus, Votsi St. 15 (property of Euag. Giannakopoulou). Maria Petritaki(???' ????) reports on the discovery of a section of the 4th c. B.C. Mounichia fortifications (Figs. 1, 2, 3). Specifically, a 13.50 m. stretch of the fortification wall was found and a square tower. The latter measures 5.50x5.15 m. A gate opening measuring 1.70 m. in width was found next to the tower. Both the fortification wall and the tower are constructed with limestone in the emplekton technique. Isodomic masonry was used for the outer faces of the walls of the tower. Finally, the fortification wall has three openings for drainage (Fig. 3). At a short distance from the fortifications was discovered part of the fill for the nearby shipsheds (ADelt 56-59, 443-444). Finds from the area include sherds from Classical
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