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  • The archaeological mission of Amathus celebrated its 40-year anniversary in 2015 and excavation projects continue to be led there today. 

    The Potamia site is the location of a study of the “constitution of a medieval Orient countryside”, in collaboration with the Laboratory of Medieval Mediterranean Archaeology and the University of Cyprus.

    The sites of  Shillourokambos and Klimonas provide a means of exploring one of the “neolithic revolutions” that facilitated the passage from the world of hunter-gatherers (Paleolithic) to societies based on farming and livestock-rearing (Neolithic). 

     

    ARCHIMAGE : The latest pictures

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    Delphes - Sanctuaire d'Athéna Pronaia - E95

    temple en tuf d'Athéna, sd 29,
    Archimage is intended to gradually put online the graphic and photographic documents, kept in the Archives service of FSA.

    Archaeology in Greece ONLINE

    TAVROS - OSE-6106
    Tavros, OSE works, Konstantinoupoleos St. Maria Petritaki (???' ????) reports on the discovery of antiquities dating from the end of the 8th c. B.C. until Late Roman times (Fig. 1). Specifically, a road, a cemetery and a farmstead were found. The road dates from the 5th c. B.C. to the Hellenistic period. It was excavated for 58.5 m. and has retaining walls on both sides. Three consecutive road surfaces were identified made of sand, pebbles and small stones. Wheel ruts were preserved on parts of the road. The cemetery lies next to road and has a peribolos wall made with rubble. It dates from the Late Geometric to the 5th c. B.C. and includes 23 burials: 15 pyres, 4 cremations in pithoi, 1 terracotta larnax, 2 pit graves and a burial in a pithos (Fig. 2). The earliest burials date to the la
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    A collaborative project with the BSA.