Lappa (Crete) 17 Argyroupolis - Λάππα

Λάππα - Lappa, Hellenistic to Late Antique polis near Argyroupolis in Rethymno Crete
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Latitude: 35.286600
Longitude: 24.336100
Confidence: Low

Greek name: Λάππα
Place ID: 353243PLap
Time period: HRL
Region: Crete
Country: Greece
Department: Rethymnis
Mod: Argyroupolis

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Modern Description: The city had two harbours, Hydramia (Dramia ?) and Amphimala (Georgioupolis), where ancient ruins are preserved. On a hill to the W of the main area of the ancient city, remains of buildings, pottery, inscriptions, mosaic floors (4th century AD) and Roman rock-cut tombs.
Wikidata ID: Q431365

Info: Archaeological Atlas of the Aegean

(Archaeological Atlas of the Aegean, Ministry of the Aegean)

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