Rhithymna (Crete) 8 Rethymno - Ριθυμνία

Ῥιθυμνία - Rhithymna, Classical to Roman settlement near Rethymnon in Rethymno Crete
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Latitude: 35.371100
Longitude: 24.472900
Confidence: Medium

Greek name: Ῥιθυμνία
Place ID: 354245URhi
Time period: CHR
Region: Crete
Country: Greece
Department: Rethymnis
Mod: Rethymno

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Modern Description: A Late Minoan chamber tomb (14th-12th century BC) in the suburb of Mastaba.
A Hellenistic and Roman city which is perhaps identified with modern Rethymnon. Roman building remains at the Customs House below Fortetza (where there is a mosaic floor) and in Kiouloubasi Square. A Roman underground monument in the S of the municipal garden. Antiquities from the prefecture of Rethymnon are exhibited in the town's archaeological musuem, which is housed in a building outside the Fortetza fortress.
Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhithymna
Wikidata ID: Q24049839
Trismegistos Geo: 2053

Info: Archaeological Atlas of the Aegean

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

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