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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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    Thasos - Acropole ; Athénaion (sanctuaire d'Athéna), GTh 65 - R1454-002

    Sujet : vase attique Matériau : argile Technique : tourné Cat.style : figure noir état de conservation : fragment
    Archimage is intended to gradually put online the graphic and photographic documents, kept in the Archives service of FSA.

    Archaeology in Greece ONLINE

    KAPANDRITI - KOTRONI HILL-6137
    Kapandriti, Kotroni Hill. Platon Petridis (University of Athens), Anna Papadimitriou-Grammenou (University of Athens) and Persephone Georgiou-Geka (University of Athens) report on continuing excavations at the hill of Kotroni. The entire length of the fortification wall had already been revealed and this season focused on fully uncovering its interior face (Figs. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5). Four smaller walls, running at a right angle to the fortification wall were excavated (Fig. 6). These served as a stairway allowing access to the gate. Their south face was carefully constructed, whilst their north face was indiscernible. Small finds from the area include large quantities of prehistoric, Classical and Hellenistic pottery sherds, obsidian blades, loom weights, fragments from a metal knife and two br
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    A collaborative project with the BSA.