Mycenaean Platamonas

Images from the newly discovered Mycenaean (LBA) settlement at Rema Xydias Platamonas, where the only known LBA apsidal house remains from the Northern Olympus area have come to light.
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Decorated #pottery fragments revealed during the rescue excavation at the “Rema Xydias” in #Platamonas (Pieria, Greece). Photo: Ephorate of #Antiquities of Pieria , #archaeology , #art , #Mycenaean

Decorated fragments revealed during the rescue excavation at the “Rema Xydias” in (Pieria, Greece). Photo: Ephorate of of Pieria , , ,

General view of the #cemetery revealed during the rescue excavation at the “Rema Xydias” in #Platamonas (Pieria, Greece). #Mycenaean

General view of the revealed during the rescue excavation at the “Rema Xydias” in (Pieria, Greece).

In the interior of the buildings, #Mycenaean style, handmade and wheel-made #pottery vessels were revealed among other finds. Photo: Ephorate of Antiquities of #Pieria .  #archaeology , #art

In the interior of the buildings, style, handmade and wheel-made vessels were revealed among other finds. Photo: Ephorate of Antiquities of .

#Pottery vessel fragment revealed during the rescue excavation at the “Rema Xydias” in #Platamonas (Pieria, #Greece). Photo: Ephorate of #Antiquities of Pieria  #archaeology , #art, #Mycenaean

vessel fragment revealed during the rescue excavation at the “Rema Xydias” in (Pieria, Photo: Ephorate of of Pieria ,

#Pithos found in the interior of building. Photo: Ephorate of #Antiquities of #Pieria . #archaeology , #pottery , #architecture

The findings reveal information about life and death of the Late Bronze Age in the area of Platamonas, Pieria, Greece.

The first #apsidal building from #Platamonas, Pieria (stone foundations preserved). Photo: Ephorate of Antiquities of Pieria , #archaeology, #architecture

The first building from Pieria (stone foundations preserved). Photo: Ephorate of Antiquities of Pieria ,

Vessel from a grave revealed during the rescue #excavation at the “Rema Xydias” in #Platamonas (#Pieria, Greece).  #archaeology, #research , #pottery , #Mycenaean

Vessel from a grave revealed during the rescue at the “Rema Xydias” in ( Greece).

A #cist grave from “Rema Xydias” in #Platamonas (#Pieria, Greece).   #archaeology, #reseach

The findings reveal information about life and death of the Late Bronze Age in the area of Platamonas, Pieria, Greece.

Nineteen #cist graves came to light at the site “Rema Xydias” in #Platamonas (Pieria, Greece).  Photo: Ephorate of #Antiquities of #Pieria.  #archaeology , #research

Nineteen graves came to light at the site “Rema Xydias” in (Pieria, Greece). Photo: Ephorate of of ,

Remains of apsidal buildings (the only known from the area, and probably the latest example from the #Mycenaean Period) at Rema Xydias, Platamonas. #archaeology, #architecture

Remains of apsidal buildings (the only known from the area, and probably the latest example from the Period) at Rema Xydias, Platamonas.

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