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The Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki is one of the largest museums in Greece and the central museum of northern Greece. All visitors are welcome to experience its unique collections of ancient artefacts as well as its rich and extrovert cultural activities.

Exhibit of the month

Janiform head-kantharos of the early 5th c. B.C. from Akanthos

This particular kantharos (wine cup with vertical high handles) comes from a rich grave of the cemetery of Akanthos at Chalkidiki and it will be on display at the temporary exhibition of the Archae

Janiform head-kantharos of the early 5th c. B.C. from Akanthos. © Greek Ministry of Culture - AMTh