Punic amphorae found at Corinth: provenance analysis and implications for the study of long-distance salt fish trade in the Classical period

  title={Punic amphorae found at Corinth: provenance analysis and implications for the study of long-distance salt fish trade in the Classical period},
  author={Leandro Fantuzzi and Evangelia Kiriatzi and Antonio M Saez Romero and No{\'e}mi S. M{\"u}ller and Charles Kaufman Williams},
  journal={Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences},
The Punic Amphora Building (PAB) at Corinth, Greece, excavated in the late 1970s and dated to the mid-5th century BC, provided a remarkable archaeological context for the study of trade connections between Classical Corinth and the Punic West, based on the finding of hundreds of Punic amphorae and associated fish remains. The first studies indicated that these amphorae were mostly imported from the Straits of Gibraltar region, although the exact area/s of provenance remained undetermined. The… 
Corinth, 2019: Northeast of the Theater
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    Hesperia: The Journal of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens
  • 2021
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