1760s in archaeology

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The decade of the 1760s in archaeology involved some significant events.

Explorations[edit]

Excavations[edit]

  • Formal excavations continue at Pompeii.

Finds[edit]

Publications[edit]

  • 1762: James "Athenian" Stuart and Nicholas Revett's Antiquities of Athens.
  • 1764
    • Robert Adam's Ruins of the Palace of the Emperor Diocletian at Spalatro in Dalmatia.
  • [Johann Joachim Winckelmann]]'s Geschichte der Kunst des Alterthums ("History of Ancient Art").

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Preceded by
1750s in archaeology
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1760s
Succeeded by
1770s in archaeology