Under the sceptre of Nestor: Excavations at the Mycenaean capital city of Iklaina

Thanasis Gavos   Wednesday, 22 February 2017; 7:00pm
Hellenic Centre, Iklaina, Mycenaean

An illustrated lecture in English by Professor M Cosmopoulos, University of Missouri, St. Louis.

The speaker will present the exciting recent archaeological excavations at the site of Iklaina in Messenia, which have brought to light one of the capitals of the Mycenaean state of Pylos and will discuss the significance of the discoveries for two interconnected issues: the historical aspects of the Homeric epics and the history of the Mycenaean states.

Free entry; booking essential: [email protected].

Organised by the Greek Archaeological Committee UK.

The Hellenic Centre,
16-18 Paddington Street,
London W1U 5A

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