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Excavations at Thera IV

Spyridon Marinatos

Excavations at Thera IV

(1970 season)

by Spyridon Marinatos

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Published by Distributed by Zeno Booksellers & Publishers in Athens .
Written in English


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Statementby Spyridon Marinatos.
SeriesVivliothēkē tēs Athēnais Archaiologikēs Etaireias -- ar.64
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Open LibraryOL18344527M

a Excavations (Archaeology) z Greece z Akrōtērion. 2 lcsh: 7: a Excavations (Archaeology) z Greece z Akrōtērion. 2 lcsh: 7: a Excavations (Archaeology) z Greece z Thera Island. 2 lcsh: 4: x LW b LW55 c L62 j p a book: SID: a Z39 b LOC: CRD: a L Z l RUG01 L RUG01 m BOOK x. The Wall-Paintings of Thera. Published by: Thera Foundation, Greece. Date: Edited by C. Doumas (Director of excavations in Akrotiri) Translated by A. Doumas. Received the Academy of Athens Award in Rare book.

Location. A copy of the painting is placed at the Procession Fresco, a long passageway known as the Corridor of the Procession at the palace of Knossos, while the original is on display at the Heraklion Archaeological shows a young man strolling in a garden. He wears a short apron, which was incorrectly added by archaeologist Arthur Evans, a necklace of lilies, a crown of lilies and. Earliest excavations were carried out in , shortly after the site was found during excavation of tephra for construction in the Suez Canal. Excavations continue today with exciting discoveries being made. Artefacts from the site are on display in the Archaeological Museum of Thera (Fira) and the National Archaeology Museum (Athens).

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Hē en Athēnais Archaiologikē Hetaireia, - Excavations (Archaeology) - 38 pages. 0 Reviews. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Marinatos, Spyridōn, Excavations at Thera VI. Athens, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. Archaeological researches had already started in the 19th century.

The eminent Greek archeologist Spyridon Marinatos started the excavations in Akrotiri inin order to prove his theory that the collapse of the Minoan civilization was due to the massive volcanic eruption of went on until his death inwhen the archaeologist Christos Doumas took over and till today he.

Books. His Crete and Mycenae was originally published in German in His most important article was about "the volcanic destruction of Minoan Crete" [Antiquity ].

His excavations at Thera have been published in six slender volumes (–74). "Life and Art in Prehistoric Thera" was one of his last publications in   Today, A few months ago, Christos Doumas was made an honorary citizen of was to be expected.

His occupation with the island’s ancient heritage now goes back more than 50 years. “As a student of the ancient civilizations of the Aegean, I have become accustomed to measuring time in millennia. Akrotiri Excavations & The Wall Paintings of Thera: The excavations at Akrotiri have uncovered one of the most important prehistoric settlements of the Aegean.

The first habitation at the site dates from the Late Neolithic times (at least the 4th millennium BC). During the Early Bronze Age (3rd millennium BC), a sizeable settlement was founded.

As a matter of fact, the city was only discovered by an archaeological excavation conducted in The archaeological site of Akrotiri. Source: BigStockPhoto. Akrotiri was a Bronze Age settlement located on the south west of the island of Santorini (Thera) in the Greek Cyclades.

The excavations at Thera and the Aegean Late Bronze Age Christos Doumas The abrupt decline of the Minoan civilisation in Crete between and BC has been linked with the consequences of an exceptionally violent eruption of the volcano Santorini.

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First 2 volumes in brown cloth, last volume in blue. Excavation, in archaeology, the exposure, recording, and recovery of buried material remains. In a sense, excavation is the surgical aspect of archaeology: it is surgery of the buried landscape and is carried out with all the skilled craftsmanship that has been built.

Prof. Doumas, director of the excavations of Akrotiri publishes the result of 15 years of excavation at the site. For all who are interested in prehistoric archaeology of Thera, this is the./photos/books/book to start with.

to the top. Is the Minoan eruption of Santorini related to the legend of Atlantis?. The Minoan civilization arose during the Bronze Age on the island of Crete and flourished throughout the entire Mediterranean, expanding into the rest of the Aegean (including Santorini), the Greek mainland, and settling in coastal ports found in Anatolia, the Levant, and Egypt.

After an unsuccessful excavation in Ithaca inhe resumed work at Hisarlık the same year. In, andhe excavated the site of the Treasury of Minyas, at Orchomenus in Boeotia, but he found little there but the remains of a beautiful ceiling.

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It is the largest island of a small, circular archipelago, which bears the same name and is the remnant of a volcanic caldera. Thera is the most southerly of the Cycladic islands, which fill the Aegean Sea between Greece and Crete. It is an active volcano, near a major earthquake fault, and during its violent past the.Click to read more about Excavations at Thera I;: First preliminary report, season, ([Bibliotheke tes en Athenais Archaiologikes Hetaireias] 64) by Spyridon Marinatos.

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