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Bronze vessel handle with Samothracian inscription

Bronze vessel handle with Samothracian inscription

Inscribed 'ΔΕΝΤΟΔΕΚΕΛΕΝΑΣ ΠΑF' in the pre-Greek language of Samothrace.
Found in the Sanctuary of the Great Gods (Pleiades), Samothrace.
ca. 550-500 c. BCE

On display at the special exhibit "Samothrace. The mysteries of the Great Gods" at the Acropolis Museum, Athens, Greece, June 30-September 30, 2015 (extended to January 10, 2016).
"Σαμοθράκη. Τα μυστήρια των Μεγάλων Θεών"

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Photo taken @ Athens on 21 June 2015 (© diffendale / Flickr)

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