PLYTRA - 2005
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University of Athens: Ministry of Culture (Ε' ΕΠΚΑ)
Plytra (anc. Asopos). In a presentation of anc. quarry sites in Laconia, G. Kokkorou-Alevras (Athens), A. Chatziconstantinou (Athens), A. Efsathopoulos (Athens), E. Zavvou (Epigraphical Museum, formerly Ε' ΕΠΚΑ), A. Themos (Epigraphical Museum, formerly Ε' ΕΠΚΑ), K. Kopanias (Athens) and E. Poupaki (Athens) presernt an overview of evidence from Plytra (with previous bibliography). Three sandstone quarry sites (probably LHel−ECh) are identified, and details of the quarry cuttings and evidence for Rom cult and Rom−ECh burials in the quarry areas presented.
G. Kokkorou-Alevras et al., in W. Cavanagh, C. Gallou and M. Georgiadis (eds), Sparta and Laconia from Prehistory to Premodern (London, 2009), 169−179.
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