Byzantine granary found in ancient city of Amorium in central Turkey

August 5, 2020 - General

A granary containing 11 pithoi filled with wheat and dating back to the ninth-century Byzantine period, was found during excavations in the ancient city of Amorium (Greek Amorion) located under and around the modern village of Hisarkoy, 13 kilometres east of the district centre, Emirdag, Afyonkarahisar Province.

Credit: AAAmorium, which was founded in the Hellenistic period, flourished under the Byzantine Empire where it remained an…

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