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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Jeffrey Becker
Contributors: Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott
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Last modified Jan 09, 2019 09:43 AM History
A district of ancient Athens located northwest of the Acropolis, the Kerameikos takes its name from the potters' workshops in the area; the portion of the district lying outside the Dipylon Gate served as a necropolis.

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production center (manufacturing, fishing), catacomb, cemetery, necropolis


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Jeffrey Becker, Sean Gillies, and Tom Elliott, 'Kerameikos: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2019 <> [accessed: 26 January 2021]

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