Peter Fraser Photographic Archive

Gela, Sicily

Around 688 BC, Gela, named after the river in the area, was founded by colonists from Rhodes and Crete. In 405 BC, the city was sacked by Carthage. It was abandoned in 282 BC.

Gela 1 Gela 2 Gela 3

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