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Summary

OmnesViae import TPPlace1968. Pontus Euxinus.

Class:

  • City
  • invisible
  • Location ± 25-100 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Sozopol, Archaeological Museum

Greek, Late Roman, Byzantine objects.

Station Apollonia

Station Apollonia

Sozopol, basilica

Sozopol, fourth-century basilica

Ancient Town

Ancient Town

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

Apollonia Pontica was a Greek apoikia on the Bulgarian part of the Black Sea  founded in the end of the VIIth century BC by Ionian colonists.

See:

  1. Kristiyan Nedyalkov,  Local pottery from Apollonia Pontica 6th – 5th century, Archaeologia Bulgarica XII.1, 2008, pp. 1-28 - http://www.archaeologia-bulgarica.com/archaeologia-bulgarica-journal/

Greek colony, destroyed by the Romans, rebuilt as Sozopolis in 330 CE; modern Sozopol