Context: Thermon
Type: Peribolos Wall
Summary: Wall with towers; surrounding the Sanctuary of Apollo Thermios.
Date: ca. 250 BC
Dimensions:

ca. 210 m x 390 m.

Region: Aetolia
Period: Hellenistic


Plan:

Nearly rectangular peribolos wall with square towers built at regular intervals, and round towers guarding the southwest entry. Another entry on the northern wall.

History:

The entire wall is not preserved. Although remains at the sanctuary date to earlier periods, the protective walls are from the 3rd century B.C.

Other Bibliography:

Rossiter 1981, 460; Schoder 1974, 213