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by system1988
Sat Nov 02, 2019 5:37 pm
Forum: Philip and Alexander's predecessors
Topic: Αρχαιολογικόν Δελτίον
Replies: 5
Views: 166

Re: Αρχαιολογικόν Δελτίον

Two more photos, the first from a nearby that shows the eight-shaped pins and if I am not mistaken 2 sword handles. Not even for such an important artifact does a better picture exist. Someone will have to visit the museum's storages himself/herself to see them. The last photo is the text on which y...
by system1988
Sat Nov 02, 2019 5:25 pm
Forum: Philip and Alexander's predecessors
Topic: Αρχαιολογικόν Δελτίον
Replies: 5
Views: 166

Re: Αρχαιολογικόν Δελτίον

Thank you Pauline! Greece had not so much money to print nice journals with photographs in 1963. I think I have been swindled and this is the same spear that Minor M. Markle talks about. Do they say anything about the date? Snodgrass thought "early iron age" and Christopher Matthew thought "fourth ...
by system1988
Fri Nov 01, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: Philip and Alexander's predecessors
Topic: Αρχαιολογικόν Δελτίον
Replies: 5
Views: 166

Re: Αρχαιολογικόν Δελτίον

Υou cannot see the text because it belongs to volume 18,1963 of the A.D which contains the designs of the tomb ( but the objects must be viewed with a magnifying glass...) There are not photos -how valuable they would be ,since traces of wood were saved- but the dimencion of the spear is very precis...
by system1988
Sun Oct 20, 2019 3:00 pm
Forum: Discuss Alexander the Great
Topic: AtG: what objects do you think are buried with him?
Replies: 3
Views: 156

Re: AtG: what objects do you think are buried with him?

I hypothesize that the items that accompanied him were for sure his weapons, most probably those taken from the sacred city of Ilion ,golden wreaths of magnificent art ,and jewelry not just greek but also Persian and Indian ,testimonies of the countries he had conquered .The burian cloths must have ...
by system1988
Sun Oct 20, 2019 2:28 pm
Forum: 'Off-topic' forum
Topic: Τhe macedonian tomb of Aghios (Saint) Athanassios
Replies: 2
Views: 316

Re: Τhe macedonian tomb of Aghios (Saint) Athanassios

Thank you for the comment a video speaks volumes... Now the tomb is open to the public
by system1988
Wed Oct 02, 2019 10:54 am
Forum: 'Off-topic' forum
Topic: Blog of the Museum of Aigai
Replies: 0
Views: 346

Blog of the Museum of Aigai

ttps://www.aigai.gr/el/explore/polycentric/mus ... es/vergina

' Μαθετε περισσότερα " = learn more = articles of Μrs A.Kottaridi
by system1988
Fri Sep 20, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: 'Off-topic' forum
Topic: Miesa ,Peukestas tomb
Replies: 2
Views: 357

Re: Miesa ,Peukestas tomb

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lMTBZYtumu4

Its the only video i found. The finds left by the robbers are parts of schield and sarissa .Peukestas was born near Mieza
by system1988
Thu Sep 19, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: 'Off-topic' forum
Topic: Miesa ,Peukestas tomb
Replies: 2
Views: 357

Miesa ,Peukestas tomb

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=17WBVj2VDJ4

Agheliki Kottaridi , ' The 'judgement s tomb' belongs probably to Peukestas "
by system1988
Tue Sep 10, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: Art and Culture
Topic: The Derveni Gorget/Help with Modern Greek
Replies: 3
Views: 201

Re: The Derveni Gorget/Help with Modern Greek

Yes , is a compound word .Thank you for the pdf ,i have the book... The Derveni papyrus context is very important too, the dead was initiate
by system1988
Tue Sep 10, 2019 6:42 pm
Forum: Art and Culture
Topic: The Derveni Gorget/Help with Modern Greek
Replies: 3
Views: 201

Re: The Derveni Gorget/Help with Modern Greek

Τhe word "πεταλόσχημος' ( petaloschimos) is not so rare in modern greek ,it is probably a technical one ,it means exactly that an object has the shape of a horse s hoof
by system1988
Wed Aug 07, 2019 1:11 pm
Forum: 'Off-topic' forum
Topic: Huge anchor
Replies: 2
Views: 1192

Re: Huge anchor

Thank you for your reply, we dont know if this specific anchor has the name of this Sostratos..i think its too early yet... the item must be conserved
by system1988
Mon Aug 05, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: 'Off-topic' forum
Topic: Huge anchor
Replies: 2
Views: 1192

Huge anchor

https://ellinondiktyo.blogspot.com/2019 ... d=IwAR3UpU

A granite anchor of 400kg was found in the sea ,near the island of Levinthos ( between Naxos and Kos) , dated VI century bC .The very interesting case is that it belonged to a very big ship unknown from other sources