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

ca. 210 m x 390 m.

Region: Aetolia
Period: Hellenistic


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


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