Butrint: Teatri Antik

Country: Albania (Shqiperia)
City: Butrint / Butrinti (Bothrota)

Ancient Greek theatre, built in the 3th century BC. Rebuilt and converted to a Roman theatre in the 2nd century AD. Ca. 2500 seats.

First excavated 1928-1932 by Luigi Maria Ugolini. 1992 inscription in the Unseco World Heritage list as part of the Butrint archeological site.

[Butrint: Teatri Antik] Stamps (Albania, 1959)
Text: "Butrinti", "Java e Monumenteve te Kultures"

[Butrint: Teatri Antik] Front Text: "Amfiteatri - Butrint - Albania" [wrong! this is a theatre, not an amphitheatre]
Reverse Text: "Amfiteatri - Butrint - Sarande, Amphitheatre of Butrint - Sarande"
Publisher: Klea Color, Tirana; 96/2331
Size: Modern
Not sent.


To CARTHALIA Homepage.