NEWS: Corinthian helmet discovered on Taman peninsula.

Archaeologists of the Institute of Archaeology at the Russian Academy of Sciences excavating the Volna-1 settlement necropolis (located in the chora of the Milesian colony of Hermonassa) have revealed the stunning find of a Corinthian helmet, the first such discovery on the Northern Black Sea coast. The Helmet, dated to the first quarter of the... Continue Reading →

NEWS: Milesian Tales 2018 Lecture

John Brendan Knight (Liverpool) 15.00-16.00 11th May 2018, Rendall SR3, University of Liverpool Miletos and Lydia beyond Herodotus. The relationship between Miletos and Lydia in the Archaic period, viewed through the lens of Herodotus, has often been categorised as one of mutual enmity. Yet, there also exists much evidence to suggest close socio-cultural connections between... Continue Reading →

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