Brill’s New Pauly Supplements II - Volume 9 : The Early Mediterranean World, 1200–600 BC

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2.2.4. Etruscans and Greeks in southern France
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A. Until the mid-6th century

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Around the mid-7th century, Mediterranean objects are found only sporadically in southern France, that is, at  Agde in Languedoc. These items were probably  hospitality gifts from Etruria, southern Italy or Sicily (2.3.21.), such as five skyphoi (wine cups) and one oinochoe (wine jug) of the Protocorinthian type [5142 f.]; [12] (cf. Southern French Iron Age 2.2.3.; Tarquinia 2.3.7.; Greeks in Southern Italy 2.3.17.; Greeks on Sicily 2.3.24.). By the…

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Mansel, Karin, “2.2.4. Etruscans and Greeks in southern France”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements II - Volume 9 : The Early Mediterranean World, 1200–600 BC, English edition by John N. Dillon; Translated by Duncan A. Smart (2018). Original German-language edition: Frühgeschichte der Mittelmeerkulturen: Historisch-archäologisches Handbuch. Herausgegeben von Anna-Maria Wittke. Serie: Der Neue Pauly Supplemente 2. Staffel, herausgegeben von Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, vol. 10. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2015). Consulted online on 20 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-3418_bnps9_COM_005544>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20180517



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