Palace of Malia
Model of the Minoan palace at Malia, Crete (1675 BC-1450 BCE).
Located on the fertile Mesara plain in central Crete, Phaistos has been inhabited since the Final Neolithic period (ca. 3600-3000...
The Phaistos disk is a fired clay disk, probably of Minoan origin, measuring some 16cm in diameter and impressed on both...
One side (A) of the Phaistos disk, New-Palace period (1600-1450 BCE), Heraklion Archaeological Museum, Crete, Each...
Phaistos Disk (Side B)
One side (B) of the Phaistos Disk, New-Palace period (1600-1450 BCE). Heraklion Archaeological Museum, Crete,
The Minoan settlement of Phaistos archaeological site, Crete (2000-1400 BCE).
The minoan settlement of Phaistos archaeological site, Crete (2000-1400 BCE). A silo for grain storage.
Ancient Cretan Pithoi, used for storage of food products. Malia, Crete (1900-1450 BCE).
Stone for harvest offerings
The stone Kernos for food offerings of the collected harvest, the Minoan settlement of Malia, Crete (1650-1450 BCE...
A scene from a Greek red-figure vase depicting the death of Talos, the iron automaton which protected Crete.