1710s in archaeology

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The decade of the 1710s in archaeology involved some significant events.


  • Formal excavations continue at Pompeii.


  • 1710: A few remains of the Temple of Apollo are discovered in Mdina, Malta. Most of the marble blocks were later sculpted into decorative elements for new buildings.[1]




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1700s in archaeology
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1720s in archaeology


  1. ^ Caruana, Antonio Annetto (1882). Report on the Phoenician and Roman antiquities in the group of the islands of Malta. Malta: Government Printing Office. p. 89. 
  2. ^ "Mercati, Michele 1541-1593". worldcat.org. Retrieved 8 June 2017. 
  3. ^ "James 'Athenian' Stuart, 1713-1788". Telegraph.co.uk. Retrieved 8 June 2017. 
  4. ^ "Jean-Jacques Barthelemy - French archaeologist". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved 17 May 2017. 
  5. ^ "Johann Winckelmann - German art historian". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved 10 June 2017. 
  6. ^ "LC Linked Data Service: Authorities and Vocabularies (Library of Congress)". id.loc.gov. Retrieved 17 May 2017.