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Cape Gelidonya

Cape Gelidonya wreck, near Finike, Turkey. Phoenician merchant ship from about 1200 BC, on ca 27 m depth on irregular rocky bottom. Located in 1954. Excavated from 1960 by Peter Throckmorton, George F Bass, and Frédéric Dumas. Among the finds were Mycenaean ceramics and copper and tin ingots. / P.Ĺ.