Mask of Agamemnon: Schliemann's Discovery
A short video describing Heinrich Schliemann's discovery of the so-called "Death Mask of Agamemnon".
Mycenae was a fortified late Bronze Age city located between two hills on the Argolid plain of the Peloponnese, Greece...
The Citadel of Mycenae, occupied from late Neolithic times until the twelfth century BCE. The Mycenaean civilization...
Mycenae, Greece: Ancient and Mysterious
Mycenae, a hilltop fortress located on the Peloponnesian Peninsula SW of Athens was the hub of a mighty civilization...
Mycenaean Boar's Tusk Helmet
Mycenaean boar's tusk helmet excavated from chamber tomb 515. A description of this type of helmet can be found in Homer's...
Mycenaean Bronze Armour
Bronze armour and boar tusk helmet (15th century BCE) from a mycenaean cemetery in Dendra. Nafplio Archaeological Museum...
Mycenaean Bronze Tripod
Mycenaean bronze tripod cauldron (1180-1050 BCE), Mycenae. Archaeological Museum, Mycenae.
Mycenaean Death Mask
A gold death mask from a Shaft Grave IV, Grave Circle A, Mycenae, 1600-1500 BCE. (National Archaeological Museum, Athens...
Mycenaean fresco from Mycenae (1250-1180 BCE). Archeaological Museum Mycenae.
Terracotta figure of a goddess, Medea. Tiryns, 13th century BCE.