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Les résultats de la dernière campagne (1997) dans le temple d'Apollon (v. BCH 122 [1998] Chron., p. 832-833 [Chronique n.12895] ; 125 [2001] Chron., p. 912 [Chronique n.11903]) sont résumés dans AD 52 (1997) [2003] B'2, p. 475-476 [B....

Operation Type :
 Excavation
Toponym :
 Moschato, Vlasion, Vlasdon, , 
Key-words : Religious building, Temple
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Pera Galinoi, Mylopotamos. Eleni Tsivilika and Eleni Banou (ΚΕ’ ΕΠΚΑ) report that the excavation in Pera Galinoi of Mylopotamos in Rethymno continued during 2007, at the top and towards the south of the hill of Souda.

The excavation on the top continued E of building A, at the extension of a large space that has already been excavated to an extent during previous expeditions. This room consists of a rectangular part and a narrower extension towards the E (length: 9.60 m.)...

Operation Type :
 Restoration/Conservation/Reconstruction - Rescue excavation
Toponym :
 Mylopotamo, , 
Key-words : Figurine, Tools/weapons, Stone
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Site of Kalami, Municipality of Souda. Katerina Tzanakaki (ΚΕ’ ΕΠΚΑ) reports that in Kalami area north of the old and new National Road of Chania-Rethymno, the remains of a probable farmhouse belonging to the domain of Ancient Aptera were discovered at the property of S. Chalakatevaki-Ventouri  during a salvage excavation. During the research that took place between 2007 and 2008, parts of an ancient building dating to the 3rd c. B.C. that had been extensively repaired during the...

Operation Type :
 Restoration/Conservation/Reconstruction - Rescue excavation
Toponym :
 Kalamion, , 
Key-words : Domestic space, Agricultural facility
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Varvara Papadopoulou (Ephorate of Antiquities of Arta) reports on the discovery of archaeological remains from ancient Amvrakia, discovered during restoration works beneath the city hall of Arta. Work on the context is...

Operation Type :
 Restoration/Conservation/Reconstruction
Toponym :
 Arta, , 
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B. Horejs présente, dans ΑΕΜΘ 17 (2003) [2005], p. 343-358, une étude préliminaire sur la céramique à peinture mate du Bronze Récent issue des fouilles de la toumba d'Olynthe - Haghios...

Operation Type :
 Study
Toponym :
 Ag. Mamas, , 
Key-words : Territory
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Publication des résultats préliminaires des analyses pétrographiques faites sur des vases funéraires décorés (peints ou incisés) provenant de la nécropole de l’Âge du Fer et du début de l’époque archaïque de l’antique Mendè, analyses visant notamment à déterminer les caractères des groupes céramiques réputés...

Operation Type :
 Study - Material analysis
Toponym :
 Mendè, Mende, , 
Key-words : Cemetery
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Installation artisanale. — Entre 2002 et 2004, les fouilles d’urgence du Service archéologique dans la zone littorale, au pied des remparts de la ville antique (à 200 m au Nord de celle-ci), ont mis au jour un atelier de production d’amphores, de vases et autres objets en terre cuite (fig. 1). On a pu distinguer deux états dans cet atelier, qui fonctionna du début du IVe au début du IIe s. av. J.-C. Dans les couches profondes la fouille a révélé des vestiges remontant au VIe s....

Operation Type :
 Excavation - Rescue excavation
Toponym :
 Mendè, Mende, , 
Key-words : Production/extraction site, Domestic space, Numismatics, Hearth/Kiln/Oven
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À Mendè, E. Naoum et I. Anagnostopoulou-Chatzipolychroni (XVIe éphorie des antiquités préhistoriques et classiques) ont poursuivi en 2005 la fouille de la propriété agricole Basia, sur laquelle on avait mis au jour les vestiges d’un atelier de production d’amphores de la fin de l’époque classique et de l’époque hellénistique (IVe-IIe s. av. J.-C.). En 2005, on a exploré les niveaux les plus anciens de l’atelier, qui avaient été repérés en deux endroits : dans la...

Operation Type :
 Excavation - Rescue excavation
Toponym :
 Mendè, Mende, , 
Key-words : Hearth/Kiln/Oven, Production/extraction site
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Reports of most recent discoveries

Palaiopanagias Street, Paiania. YPPOA reports on the discovery of a new marble grave monument, discovered during excavations undertaken for the construction of the New Town Hall of Paiania.

This marble monument was erected in an ancient cemetery located SW of Katsoulerthi hill in Paiania. It is preserved in two pieces, depicting two full-length female figures. The woman on the right (the deceased) is depicted sitting with her feet on a footrest, and she wears a chiton and himation....

Operation Type :
 Excavation - Rescue excavation
Toponym :
 Paiania, Liopesi, , 
Key-words : Tomb, Sculpture
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Ancient Olous, Elounda. The Ephorate of Underwater Antiquities and FORTH report on the fourth year of underwater investigations at the site of ancient Elounda.

The most recent work was in the area of Poros, cleaning sand and vegetation to reveal long structures – possibly the walls of the ancient city or a jetty. It will be necessary to carry out test excavations in this area, because only the upper surface of the masonry is currently visible. These and other structures were...

Operation Type :
 Restoration/Conservation/Reconstruction - Sub-Marine
Toponym :
 Elounda, , 
Key-words : Road system/waterway
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Temple of Zeus, Ancient Olympia. The Ephorate of Antiquities of Ilia reports on the chance discovery of a bronze bull figurine, which came to light during an inspection of the site. The small figurine was located by Mrs Zacharoula Leventouris near the Temple of Zeus, after one of the horns was seen protruding from the groudn after heavy rains. The figurine was immediately removed and transferred for conservation. According an an initial study, the well-preserved figurine is one of...

Operation Type :
 Restoration/Conservation/Reconstruction
Toponym :
 Archaia Olympia, , 
Key-words : Figurine, Metal
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Aigai. Angelika Kottaridi (Ephorate of Antiquities of Imathia) reports on new discoveries made during the study and maintenance of the large building complex located near the NW gate of the ancient city.

The complex consists of square and rectangular rooms, arranged around a large courtyard. The S part of the E and W wings have so far been revealed. To the E there is a temple-like area with two Doric columns overlooking the courtyard. This building was constructed by the end of the...

Operation Type :
 Restoration/Conservation/Reconstruction
Toponym :
 Vergina, Veria, Kutles, Aigeai, Aigaia, Aigai, , 
Key-words : Religious building, Altar, Temple, Figurine
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