Category:Kerameikos

  • English: Kerameikos (Greek: Κεραμεικός) is an area of Athens, Greece, located to the northwest of the Acropolis, which includes an extensive area both within and outside the city walls, on both sides of the Dipylon (Δίπυλον) Gate and by the banks of the Eridanos River. It was the potters' quarter of the city, from which the English word "ceramic" is derived, and was also the site of an important cemetery and numerous funerary sculptures erected along the road out of the city.
  • Español: El Cerámico (Κεραμεικός, Kerameikos, en griego) es una necrópolis de la ciudad de Atenas, con tumbas desde finales del siglo XII a. C. hasta finales de las épocas romana y bizantina (siglo VI).
  • Italiano: Il Ceramico (Κεραμεικός, Kerameikos, in greco) è una necropoli della città di Atene, utilizzata a partire dalla fine del XII secolo a.C. e fino all'epoca romana e bizantina (VI secolo).

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