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EXHIBITION “MARITIME TRADITION IN THE AEGEAN: Boatyards and wooden vessels”

Natural History Museum of the Lesvos Petrified Forest
August 2011- January 2012, Sigri, Lesvos Island, Greece

For thousands of years before the Odyssey – which contains the oldest written description of shipbuilding – seafarers were crossing the Aegean, the Sea of the Greeks, carrying obsidian from Milos.  As early as the third millennium BC, the islanders were familiar with the basic principles of shipbuilding, astronomy and aerodynamics.

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