‘Methods’

Modelling the Sacred Way

Modelling the Sacred Way

By Toby Wilkinson | Headline, Methods

The Sacred Way connected the city of Miletos to the sanctuary of Apollo at Didyma and has long been considered […]

Open Science Pilot

By Toby Wilkinson | Methods

The survey includes a novel aspect to the fieldwork programme, namely an effort to apply the tenets of ‘Reproducibility’ and […]

Panormos in Ancient Texts

Panormos in Ancient Texts

By A. Slawisch | Headline, Methods

The Greek word Πάνορμος (= Latin Panormus) refers to any place where a boat could be easily landed. As a […]

Restoration

Restoration

By A. Slawisch | Headline, Methods

A number of fragmentary vessels, which had been used as grave goods, were restored during the 2012 campaign. Missing parts […]

Landscape Survey

Landscape Survey

By A. Slawisch | Headline, Methods

Project Panormos Survey (2015–2017) The excavations at the necropolis from 2012 to 2014 raised a number of questions about the […]

Human Remains

Human Remains

By A. Slawisch | Methods

During the excavations all in-situ bone material/skeletons were first drawn at a scale of 1:10. Soil samples were taken from […]

Geophysics

Geophysics

By A. Slawisch | Methods

Prior to the excavation season for 2012, a geophysical survey (including magnetic, radar, resistive techniques) was carried out at the […]

Necropolis Excavations

Necropolis Excavations

By A. Slawisch | Headline, Methods

Panormos Necropolis Excavations (2012–4)   Discovery of the Necropolis­ In late summer 2011, a modern trench near the assumed location […]