Inscriptions reported in Chronique des fouilles en ligne

The joint “Archaeology in Greek Online” database of the French and British schools at Athens provides for keyword searching of the archaeological reports contained therein. One of the keywords provided is “find type -> inscription”. A search today, to which I cannot link here because search results are not returned with corresponding URLs, turned up 269 reports so categorized. The search form may be found at

About Tom Elliott

Tom is Associate Director for Digital Programs and Senior Research Scholar at the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, New York University. Tom holds an undergraduate degree in Computer Science from Duke University and a Ph.D. in Ancient History from UNC. His master's thesis treated a class of late Roman census documents from the Aegean islands and Asia Minor. His dissertation assembled and analyzed the epigraphic evidence for boundary disputes in the early Roman empire.
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One Response to Inscriptions reported in Chronique des fouilles en ligne

  1. John says:

    Possibly it’s changed slightly, but right now it’s the “Keyword” field that produces a number of possible options, including:

    Keyword/contains/find type – inscription

    Still gets 269 hits. :-)

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