SPARTA Southwest cemetery - 2005
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Ministry of Culture (Ε' ΕΠΚΑ)
Sparta, SW cemetery. A. Themos, A. Maltezou, G. Pantou, G. Tsiangouris and C. Phlouris (Ε' ΕΠΚΑ) report on the results of rescue excavations between 1994 and 2005 (especially on the Katsaris-Mavridis and the Dimitrakopoulos-Zachariadis plots) which have revealed more than 700 burials of LHel−5th Ct AD date. Preliminary discussion of tomb types, burials customs and offerings is presented.
A. Themos et al., in W. Cavanagh, C. Gallou and M. Georgiadis (eds), Sparta and Laconia from Prehistory to Premodern (London, 2009), 261−69
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