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Archaic Pithos Burials (and others) from Chios

Brief item from eKathimerini: A dig on the eastern Aegean island of Chios has unearthed parts of an ancient necropolis dating to between 7th and 6th centuries BC and belonging to the Archaic period. The graves, which were found by archaeologists in the Psomi area, were pithos burials – meaning that the dead were placed […]

Death of Cleopatra Automaton!

A press release from the DFW Elite Toy Museum begins: The original Cleopatra was so beautiful that two Roman generals competed for her affections before Christ was born. In 1623, Shakespeare retold the tale of her ill-fated love affair with Mark Anthony and dramatic suicide. Egypt’s most famous queen still captivated the public in 1885 […]

Bryn Mawr Classical Reviews ~ 07/22/14

2014.07.23:  Jeffrey C. Anderson, The Christian Topography of Kosmas Indikopleustes: Firenze, Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana, plut. 9.28. The Map of the Universe Redrawn in the Sixth Century. Folia picta: manoscritti miniati medievali, 3. Show More Summary

Met. 1.26-31 | Ovid’s Metamorphoses

@Ovid’s Metamorphoses Ovid’s Metamorphoses » Met. 1.26-31.

This Day in Ancient History: ante diem xi kalendas Augustas

ante diem xi kalendas Augustas 367 B.C. (?)– dedication of a Temple of Concord (and associated rites  thereafter) 64 A.D. — the Great Fire of Rome (day 5)  

POST 300! A Sampling of Linear B Fragments on Amnisos, the Harbour of Knossos, in Scripta Minoa | Linear B, Knossos & Mycenae

@Linear B, Knossos & Mycenae POST 300! A Sampling of Linear B Fragments on Amnisos, the Harbour of Knossos, in Scripta Minoa  

Knossos Fragment, KN 201 X a 26, TARASA “The Sea”, a Surprise Find! & a Fresco! | Linear B, Knossos & Mycenae

@Linear B, Knossos & Mycenae Knossos Fragment, KN 201 X a 26, TARASA “The Sea”, a Surprise Find! & a Fresco!  

Haiku, The Sea! The Sea! in Linear B, ancient Greek & English …which I am sure you will love | Linear B, Knossos & Mycenae

@Linear B, Knossos & Mycenae Haiku, The Sea! The Sea! in Linear B, ancient Greek & English …which I am sure you will love

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