EKT historical periods

EKT enriches the aggregated content with homogenized chronology and with historical periods using a hierarchical bilingual vocabulary of Greek Historical Periods.

You can choose between two ways of grouping items into historical periods. When the option below is not checked (default), an item in considered to belong to a historical period if that period overlays with the period of the item. When the option is checked, an item in considered to belong to a historical period only if that period coincides with or contains the period of the item.

Neolithic Period (7000 - 2800 π.Χ.)  | 160 items


Bronze Age (3200 - 1050 π.Χ.)  | 2,187 items

Early Bronze Age  | 435 items
Early Helladic Period Mycenaean civilization  | 228 items
Early Cycladic Period Cycladic civilization  | 47 items
Early Minoan Period Minoan civilization  | 109 items
Middle Bronze Age  | 337 items
Middle Helladic Period Mycenaean civilization  | 79 items
Middle Minoan Period Minoan civilization  | 171 items
Middle Cycladic Period Cycladic civilization  | 21 items
Late Bronze Age  | 1,696 items
Late Helladic Period Mycenaean civilization  | 957 items
Late Helladic Period II Mycenaean civilization  | 758 items
Late Helladic Period III Mycenaean civilization  | 903 items
Late Cycladic Period Cycladic civilization  | 15 items
Late Minoan Period Minoan civilization  | 454 items
Late Minoan Period I Minoan civilization  | 323 items
Late Minoan Period III Minoan civilization  | 302 items

Geometric Period (1050 - 700 π.Χ.)  | 575 items


Archaic Period (700 - 480 π.Χ.)  | 1,506 items


Classical Period (480 - 323 π.Χ.)  | 2,839 items


Hellenistic Period (323 - 31 π.Χ.)  | 2,298 items




Byzantine Period (324 - 1453 )  | 3,566 items




Modern Greece (1821 - 2017 )  | 352,981 items