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ANTIQUITY

Many of these Castellorizian antiquity images are taken from the book, Ancient Megisti - The Forgotton Kastellorizo, by Dr Norman Ashton. Norman has kindly given permission for these images to be reproduced on this website.

Castellorizo's most famous archaeological find: the gold wreath crown (stefani)


Part of the collection of amphorae on display in the foyer of the Hotel Megisti


Inscription on a large nateral rock outcrop forming part of the base of the Knight's Castle at the head of the Kavos promontory


Lycian style tomb located in the cliff face at the head of the Kavos promontory


Castellorizian Funerary urn dicovered in a tomb in 1913


Ruins of a Fortified Position on the western extremity of Sarina field


View from Palaiokastro of Fortified Position at Sarina field


Mortar and pestle style crusher at the Megisti Archaeological Museum







Oil Lamps found at Patitiri


On display at the Castellorizo Museum - architectural building engraving


Bronze statuette of Dionysus/Bacchus


Marble statue of the godess Hygeia


Twin burial chambers


A rock-cut cave used as a cistern


An ancient cistern inside Palaiokastro


A Megistean tomb now used for military purposes

 

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