View of the Phaleron cemetery during excavation.

Detail of the cemetery showing pot burials and a funeral pyre.

Example of a prone burial in an unusual position.

Skeleton preserving metal shackles at the wrists.

Example of a pot burial of an infant in the field.

Mass burial of skeletons with their hands tied at their backs.

A mass burial of four individuals with their hands tied behind their backs; two of them also preserve iron fetters around the anckles.

Phaleron Cemetery Excavation

Images used with kind permission by the Ephorate of Piraeus, Western Attica, and the Islands, Hellenic Ministry of Culture.