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Cyprus Archaeology

Archaeological sites and other resources related to the cultural past of the modern country of Cyprus.

Davidson College field school at this site, occupied for 2,500 years and encompassing the Archaic, Classsical, Hellenistic, Roman, Byzantine, Frankish, Venetian and Ottoman periods.

Cesnola Collection
From Harvard's Semitic Museum, a chronology of the Cypriot Neolithic period.

Cyprus American Archaeological Research Institute
CAARI, affiliated with the American Schools of Oriental Research, conducts terrestrial and underwater archaeology in Cyprus.

History of Cyprus (Window on Cyprus)
From Window on Cyprus, a detailed history of the island of Cyprus, including lots of information on archaeology and mythology as well.

Lemba Archaeological Project
Excavations by the University of Edinburgh of the Chalcolithic Period (c3800-2500 BC) in the region of Paphos.

Sydney Cyprus Project
Results from the long-term project by the Department of Archaeology at the University of Glasgow and the University of Sydney in the northern Troodos foothills of central Cyprus between 1992 to 1998.

The Ancient Theatre at Paphos
Researchers at the University of Sydney have been excavating at the legendary birthplace of Aphrodite.

Yeronisos Island Expedition
A lovely and interesting look at this site off Cyprus, with Chalcolithic and late Hellenic period occupations, from New York University.

École Française d'Athènes
The École Française d'Athènes (EFA) conducts work in Greece, Cyprus, Albania, Bulgaria, and Russia.

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