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

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2.5.5. Kalapodi
(1,550 words)

A. Location and identification

[German source]

The ruins of an ancient sanctuary lie east of the village of Kalapodi in central Greece (2.5.4.; Eparchia Lokris, Nomos Phthiotis). Its centre, with two sequences of temples (southern, northern), was studied in two excavation phases from 1973 to 1982 [6]; [3]; [4]; [5] and 2004 to 2013 [7]; [11]; [12]. In Antiquity, the site lay on the eastern fringe of the territory of  Phocis. Although at first it was identified as a cult si…

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Niemeier, Wolf-Dietrich, “2.5.5. Kalapodi”, 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 15 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-3418_bnps9_COM_006934>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20180517



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