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Megaloi Theoi (sanctuary, Samothrace)

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: E.N. Borza
Contributors: G. Reger, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Creators. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Dec 19, 2022 04:37 PM History
The "Sanctuary of the great gods" on the island of Samothrace, one of the chief Panhellenic sanctuaries of the ancient Greek world.

40.5008, 25.5301

sanctuary (religious center)

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 51 F4 Megaloi Theoi, T.

A multidisciplinary team of researchers, headquartered at Emory University, have produced an extensive and growing website about the sanctuary. It includes background information, 3D walk-throughs, reconstructions and bibliography:

  • Susan Blevins, Bonna Wescoat, and Elizabeth Hornor (eds.), Samothrace: Framing the Mysteries in the Sanctuary of the Great Gods:

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E.N. Borza, G. Reger, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Megaloi Theoi (sanctuary, Samothrace): a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2022 <> [accessed: 28 March 2023]

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Ryan Horne
Ryan Horne says:
Nov 29, 2012 02:28 PM

Appears to be a duplicate of 501510