It contains several cisterns, excavated in the rock.
The south-eastern portion of the city has been excavated only very partially.
The basin here excavated by ten years of labour, lying 385 ft.
The substructure was excavated in 188 3 by F.
At Halicarnassus (q.v.) the Mausoleum, the monument erected by Artemisia to her husband Mausolus, about 360 B.C., was excavated by Sir C. T.