The Swedish Institute at Athens and Aegeus – Society for Aegean Prehistory invite you to the lecture:
Jade axes in the Aegean and Anatolia - the emergence of a new network
Lasse Sørensen, Ancient Cultures of Denmark and the Mediterranean,The National Museum of Denmark.
Friday 5 October 2018, at 19.00, at the Swedish Institute at Athens (Mitseon 9, Acropolis Metro station)
The largest known jadeite source in the Aegean is located on the Cycladic island of Syros. During sampling, several flakes and preforms of considerable age were identified, demonstrating, for the first time, the presence of several knapping places around the large jadeite boulders on Syros.