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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: C. Foss, G. Reger, S. Mitchell Copyright © The Creators. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
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An ancient settlement on a promontory on the island of Lesbos sometimes referred to as "Ovriokastro". Antissa was destroyed by Roman forces in 166 BCE. The visible archaeological remains derive mostly from a later Genoese fortress.

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Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 56 C3 Antissa

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Skalokhori/Obriokastro, on Lesbos GRE

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C. Foss, G. Reger, S. Mitchell, DARMC, R. Talbert, Brady Kiesling, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, and Tom Elliott, 'Antissa: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2019 <> [accessed: 09 December 2023]

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