22 ancient Greek amphorae found off Albanian coast

July 13, 2019 - General

A joint Albanian-American underwater archaeology project says it has found amphorae that are at least 2,500 years old in the Ionian Sea off the Albanian coast, which might yield an ancient shipwreck.

An amphora which dates from between the 7th and 5th centuries BC stands underwater near the shores
of the Karaburun peninsula, Albania [Credit: RPM Nautical Foundation via AP]The research vessel Hercules of the RPM Nautical Foundation…

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