Named by Loizos , a real person who became wealthy by selling antiquities in ancient gold coins found at random in the cave .
In excavations in the cave found bronze vessels and clay mask fragment with the inscription " ΕΥΧΗΝ ΟΔΥΣΣΕΙ " (Prayer to Odysseus) 2nd century . BC
The findings outlined in the archaeology Museum of Stavros.
The cave was a center of worship of the early Greek period as the 1st century AD as evidenced by the findings that include statues of deities such as Artemis , Athena and Hera .