Hellenistic Walls, Butrint

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Mark Cartwright
published on 23 August 2012
Hellenistic Walls, Butrint Download Full Size Image

A detail of the Hellenistic fortification walls of Butrint (modern Albania) employing large polygonal blocks. 2nd century BCE.

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Mark Cartwright
Mark is a full-time writer, researcher, historian, and editor. Special interests include art, architecture, and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the WHE Publishing Director.

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Cartwright, M. (2012, August 23). Hellenistic Walls, Butrint. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/862/hellenistic-walls-butrint/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Hellenistic Walls, Butrint." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 23, 2012. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/862/hellenistic-walls-butrint/.

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