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The Iron Age topography of Kition

Fourrier, Sabine

The ancient city of Kition lies beneath the modern city of Larnaca. This location impacted on the history of its archaeology. On the one hand, ancient remains have long been known, recorded by travellers ...

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Section: Archaeology
Published: July 22, 2015

Fortifications and defense in Cyprus from the Archaic to the Hellenistic period

Balandier, Claire

Inventory and study of defensive works in a given space enables us to understand the way ancient societies regarded their territories: through the study of their defensive framework, we learn ... 

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Section: Archaeology
Published: July 7, 2015

From the Cypriote basileis to the Hellenistic Strategos: the archaeological evidence

Papantoniou, Giorgos

During the war of Alexander the Great against the Persians, the Iron Age Cypriote polities, known in the literature as city-kingdoms,were part of the Achaemenid Empire. 

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Section: Kingdoms- Kings
Published: July 7, 2015

History of research at Palaepaphos

Georgiou, Artemis

The site of Palaia (Old) Paphos is situated near the southwest coast of Cyprus, close to the terminal point of the Dhiarizos River, within the modern-day village of Kouklia. It was first established at the dawn of the Late Bronze Age (circa 1650 BC) as a gateway centre ...

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Section: Archaeology
Published: July 7, 2015

The coinages of the kings of Cyprus from the Archaic to the Early Hellenistic period

Markou, Evangeline

Important information related to the history of Cyprus of the 6th and 5th centuries BC has been preserved by ancient authors and other primary sources including archaeological finds, inscriptions and coins...

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Section: Numismatics
Published: June 8, 2015

The history of the study of the coinage of the Cypriote kingdoms: a brief evaluation of the important achievements

Destrooper-Georgiades, Anne

The earliest treatments of the coins that were tentatively attributed to Cyprus were published before the Cypriote-Syllabic script was studied and deciphered by Brandis in 1873...

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Section: Numismatics
Published: June 8, 2015

Collections of Cypriote Antiquities in Foreign Museums

Karageorghis, Vassos

The lack of governmental protection and care along with the lack of education among a poverty-stricken public, especially during the second half of the 19th century, caused serious damage to the cultural heritage of Cyprus ...

 

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Section: Collections of Cypriote Antiquities
Published: June 7, 2015

The pictorial art of Cyprus in the First Millennium BC

Hermary, Antoine

Since the mid-19th century, the pictorial art of Cyprus was not considered to be autonomous or original enough to give rise to independent studies. The big collection ‘L’Univers des Formes’ published in France in 1960 ...

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Section: Archaeology
Published: June 7, 2015