University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: John M. Bullitt

Underwater Surveys in Greece

Photo of diver working underwater

By: Peter Throckmorton and John M. Bullitt

During the winter of 1961-62, Admiral Th. Voutsaras, President of the¬†Federation Hellenique…des Activities Subaquatiques, received reports of a group of ancient columns lying on the sea bed off Cape Spitha, the northernmost point of Sapienza Island, about a mile from the small port of Methone on the southwestern Peloponnesus. Amphoras and amphora sherds were also […]