Dionysos Bowl

Dionysos in a Boat - Kylix


Sappho

Sappho Greek Poetess 630 BC


Achilles & Ajax Playing Chess

Achilles & Ajax Playing Chess

"Be not forgetful to entertain strangers."   Hebrews 13:2

The Mediterranean World of Bible Archaeology

Excavations in Progress - Greece

Reports of Excavations that have been taking place recently in Greece. Many of these sites have openings for volunteer fieldworkers.

Not all of these references are completely up to date, although many of these excavations have been going on for several years. I shall be checking to see if we have the latest information.

  Archaeological Sites of Greece
Updated listing of archaeological sites in Greece. Excellent resource.

  Rare Unlooted Grave of Wealthy Warrior Uncovered in Greece
Archaeologists at Pylos hail the burial, untouched for 3,500 years, as the biggest discovery on mainland Greece in decades.

  Behind Tomb Connected to Alexander the Great, Intrigue Worthy of "Game of Thrones"
A mysterious royal tomb in Greece may hold a relative or associate of Alexander the Great. As archaeologists dig deeper into the burial mound, ancient sources tell a tale of family drama and palace intrigue...

  Ancient Greek Palace Near Sparta Reveals Mysterious Culture.
Archaeologists in Greece have discovered the ruins of an ancient palace with important archaic inscriptions dating back to the Mycenaean Age, The palace, likely built around the 17th-16th centuries BC, had around 10 rooms and was discovered near Sparta in southern Greece.

  22 Shipwrecks Found in Single Location in Greece
Overall, the shipwrecks span from the Archaic Period (700-480 B.C.) to the Classical (480-323 B.C.) and Hellenistic (323-31 B.C.) through the Late Medieval Period (16th century). Located between the eastern Aegean islands of Samos and Icaria, the cargoes revealed long distance trades between the Black Sea, Aegean Sea, Cyprus, the Levant, and Egypt in all those periods.

  Music of Ancient Greece
Steps towards the reconstruction of Ancient Greek Music. Not archaeology, but this process depends on archaeological discoveries...

  Forget Conspiracy Theories Says Head of Antikythera Mechanism Research Team
Refreshing wake-up call to our modern, warped habits of reasoning. Antikythera machine described as a super-computer.

  Antikythera Mechanism Tag at Greek Reporter
Fascinating articles relating to the findings on the Antikythera shipwreck site. New soundings have revealed a second ship.



Click Below For:

  Introduction - A Vast Historical Panorama
  Excavations in Progress - Israel
  Excavations in Progress - Jordan
  Excavations in Progress - Syria
  Excavations in Progress - Turkey
  Excavations in Progress - Greece
  Excavations in Progress - Italy
  Excavations in Progress - Crete
  Excavations in Progress - Cyprus
  Excavations in Progress - Egypt
  Excavations in Progress - Yemen
  The Exodus Mystery: A Journey In Dispute
  Pool of Siloam Jerusalem
  Noah's Ark
  Volunteer for a Dig
  Mediterranean Archaeology Photo Sites
  Middle East & Bible Archaeology Books on Amazon


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