Crete is an island in the eastern Mediterranean which during the Bronze Age produced the influential Minoan civilization...
Knossos (pronounced Kuh-nuh-SOS) is the ancient Minoan palace and surrounding city on the island of Crete, sung of...
Hypostyle Hall with six pillars, the Minoan settlement of Mallia archaeological site, Crete (1650-1450 BCE).
Map of Minoan Crete
A map of Minoan Crete.
The unique contribution of the Minoan civilization to European architecture is possibly most evident in the great palace structures...
Minoan Bee Pendant
A solid gold Minoan pendant depicting two bees clutching a honeycomb (1800-1700 BCE), found in the Old Palace cemetery...
The Minoan civilization flourished in the middle Bronze Age on the Mediterranean island of Crete from ca. 2000 BCE until...
Frescoes are the source of some of the most striking imagery handed down to us from the Minoan civilization of Bronze...
The jewellery of the Minoan civilization based on Bronze Age Crete demonstrates, as with other Minoan visual art forms...
The ever evolving pottery from the Minoan civilization of Bronze Age Crete (2000-1500 BCE) demonstrates, perhaps better...