Patras - Vrachnaiika - 2011
Vrachnaiika, Regional Route Patras-Pyrgos and Intercity Railway at Vrachnaiika, Patras. Vasileios Argyropoulos (ΣΤ’ ΕΠΚΑ) reports on the excavation held due to the construction of the main pipe of the dam of Peiros-Parapeiros. In the aforementioned site, a box-shaped grave was revealed, made of rectangular clay slabs (fig. 1).
The individual was placed in outstretched position, with the head on the N, and a small likithos with black-figure decoration, depicting olive leaves. The burial was dated in the Classical times.
Furthermore, a destruction layer of black painted Classical sherds was located E of the grave.
[Entry created by E. Kourti]
ADelt 66 (2011), Chr., 395