Grave relief of Hegeso Proxenos daughter from the burial plot of Koroibos of Melite. Street of the tombs. Kerameikos. Athens. Greece. The relief dates from the end of the 5th century BC. Serving as a burial ground as long ago as the 12th century BC, Kerameikos located in the ancient neighbourhood of potters contains part of the ancient city walls and the Dipylon, the main gate of Ancient Athens at a junction of the Sacred Way and Panathenaic Way. It served as a burial ground for the richest and most distinguished citizens of the city.