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Midea
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(Μίδεια; Mídeia or Μιδέα; Midéa).

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[1] City in Argolis

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Mycenaean culture and archaeology | Mineral Resources

City in Argolis, in mythology (cf. Paus. 2,16; 25) one of the most important cities in the region. It had a Mycenaean citadel and palace on a steep hill about 1 km from modern Dendra in the northeast of the Argolian plain. Already abandoned in the Mycenaean period. Tholos tombs with rich finds, several b…

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Lafond, Yves (Bochum), Meyer, Ernst (Zürich) and Funke, Peter (Münster), “Midea”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 21 June 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e803980>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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