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Ancient Pottery Workshop at Paroikia

Last Update: Nov 2013
Archaeological site PAROS , KYKLADES , GREECE
Tholos location, 84400 PAROS , KYKLADES , GREECE
Tel.: +30 22840 21231 , Fax: +30 22840 21231

Ancient Pottery Workshop at Paroikia - Overview

  Extensive establishment of a pottery workshop, dated to the 3rd century BC. It has two cisterns, auxiliary rooms, two spacious kilns (diameter 2m.) and four smaller ones, in the construction of which Archaic pithoi with impressed decoration were used. In a deeper layer were also uncovered a child burial of the Geometric period and the wall of a large Archaic building.
  The excavation started in 1986 in private land and was extended in the area of the street in 1990. The monument is now preserved in the basement of the modern building.

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  • Auxiliaries tel. information contact:, Tel.: 210 3250148, 210 3310966, Fax: 210 3215897
    21st Ephorate of Prehistoric and Classical Antiquities

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Ancient monuments • Workshops / Hellenistic period, 323-31 BC

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