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    1947 (September)

    Centenary of the French School.

    Academic activities

    1936

    Anastylosis of the Lion of Amphipolis, in collaboration with the American School.

    1937-1938

    Excavations at Olous (Crete).

    1938-1941

    Anastylosis of three columns of the tholos at Delphi, and of the temple of Apollo.

    1939

    Discovery, under the Sacred Way at Delphi, of the favissa, which contained precious offerings that had been thrown out.

    1941

    Beginning of the exploration of Gortys in Arcadia. More generally, the Second World War and the Greek civil war restricted the School's activities, although it did resume excavations at Malia in 1946, and at Thasos and Delos in 1948.

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    Delphes - Kastri - A12

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    KIFISSIA, Deligianni 39-6060
    Kifissia, Deligianni 39 (O.T. 174A, property of Sarantopoulou). Maria Stefanopoulou (B' ????) reports on the discovery of houses and burials (Fig. 1). The area attests to a long use from the EH to the Byzantine periods. A floor and EH pottery sherds are the only remains of the earlier phase. Late Geometric pottery sherds may indicate that the area was inhabited during this period too. Part of a Late Archaic building was excavated, consisting of rubble walls. Seven ditches, 2 cairns and 2 pits containing EH and Archaic pottery sherds are contemporary to this building. A stone paved area, 2 walls and 5 cairns are dated to the early Classical period. From the second half of the 5th c. B.C. the area was converted to a cemetery. A peribolos wall of rectangular stone blocks was excavated. Th
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