Wreck A (Pyres)
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Wreck A (Pyres) 

Republican-age cargo ship with a huge load of Dressel 1A amphorae (over 300 recovered) and black-painted ceramic. The load is between 33 and 43 meters. Excavations and recoveries: Roghi, Club Mediterranee, RAF 1962, Giuffre Vajarelli 19- first half II BC

Text source: https://www2.regione.sicilia.it/beniculturali/archeologiasottomarina/sit/messina/Tabella_BC_ME_EOLIE.pdf (S0202)

Bibliography and further in-depth documents:

Marine cultural heritage sites table (Superintendence of the Sea)   https://www2.regione.sicilia.it/beniculturali/archeologiasottomarina/sit/messina/Tabella_BC_ME_EOLIE.pdf

UNESCO Management Plan of the Aeolian Islands 

100) FIRST SICILY - AT THE ORIGINS OF SICILIAN SOCIETY - volume first edited by Sebastiano Tusa Palermo 1997.

235) Meligunìs - Lipàra Vol. I: The prehistoric station of the Diana district and the protohistoric necropolis of LipariBy Luigi Bernabò Brea and Madeleine Cavalier - Publications of the Aeolian Museum of Lipari - Flaccovio publisher, Palermo 1960

236) Meligunìs - Lipàra Vol. II: The Greek and Roman necropolis in the Diana district By Luigi Bernabò Brea and Madeleine Cavalier - Publications of the Aeolian Museum of Lipari - Flaccovio publisher. Palermo 1965

237) Meligunìs - Lipàra Vol. III: Prehistoric stations of the Panarea, Salina and Stromboli islands By Luigi Bernabò Brea and Madeleine Cavalier - Publications of the Aeolian Museum of Lipari - Flaccovio publisher. Palermo 1968

Ignazio Caloggero: History of Sicily Interpreted Vol. 1: Before the Greeks (2022)

PRESS: Well cataloged but NOT geolocated. We invite you to provide your contribution by providing us with useful information that allows us to geolocate the cataloged asset in detail. See also "Cultural Heritage to be Geolocated"
 

Card insertion: Ignazio Caloggero

Photos:  UNESCO Management Plan of the Aeolian Islands 

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