Stylos

Stylos is a modern village and the archaeological site of an ancient Minoan settlement and cemetary on Crete. Stylos means "column" in Greek.

Geography

Stylos is near Aptera.

Archaeology

The site was first excavated by N. Platon and C. Davaras.

A potter's kiln, a building with four rooms and a Late Minoan tholos tomb have been excavated.

Reference

Swindale, Ian "Stylos" Retrieved 11 Feb 2006

Minoan Crete Map

Links

http://www.uk.digiserve.com/mentor/minoan/stylos.htm - Excellent photographs of the site

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