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  • As is usual when we present our excavation sites, we offer you several levels of approach to the site of Delos. You may choose any one, according to your prior knowledge of the subject, or work your way through them at your leisure.


    Discovery

    After a general overview of the site and its history, five topics are offered for a more detailed discovery, aimed at all audiences, of the site of Delos.

    General introduction:

    Specific topics:

    Accompanying information:
    a chronology of Delos and a series of maps are available.

     

    In more detail

    The chapters below will give you a more exact idea of the chronology of the excavations at Delos, as well as of the research programmes that are currently underway.

    In the bibliography, you will find the reference works necessary for acquiring a deeper knowledge of the site of Delos.


     

    ARCHIMAGE : The latest pictures

    Archimage is intended to gradually put online the graphic and photographic documents, kept in the Archives service of FSA.

    Archaeology in Greece ONLINE

    Moschato, Peiraios Ave.-6191
    Moschato, Peiraios Ave. 69 and Adrianopoulou (O.T. 194, property of ASSOS And Co). Maria Raftopoulou (???' ????) reports on the discovery of a prehistoric settlement (Figs. 1, 2). Rectangular bipartite houses were excavated. Their walls were carefully constructed and some of them had herringbone patterns. A hearth was discovered in Building A as well as terracotta and schist roof tiles. The houses had been built along the sides of a stone-paved road. Cairns, structures and pits were revealed in the southern part of the property. It appears that these are the remains of a workshop. Numerous EHII and Mycenaean pottery sherds were found. Some sherds may also date in the MH. In addition, tools and obsidian flakes were collected. The settlement appears to have had more than one construction pha
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