Multi-Sensor Remote Sensing Survey of Motya, Sicily

Archaeo-geophysical investigations of northeast section the island are exposing significant sections of the relatively unexplored domestic quarters of this important Phoenician and Punic outpost. The patterns of architecture that have been revealed and helping us to develop of models of Motya’s overall urban form and place it in the broader context of of 8th – 4th century BC urban traditions in the Mediterranean.

This project is conducted with Paola Sconzo and funded by the Gerda Henkel Stiftung.