Map of Minoan Crete
A map of Minoan Crete.
Mesara Plain, Crete
A view from Phaistos over the Mesara plain in Crete.
Minoan 'Master of the Animals' Pendant
A solid gold pendant from the Minoan civilization depicting a deity holding two birds, possibly geese (18-17th century...
The unique contribution of the Minoan civilization to European architecture is possibly most evident in the great palace structures...
The art of the Minoan civilization of Bronze Age Crete (2000-1500 BCE) displays a love of animal...
Minoan Barbotine Jug
A Minoan jug in the Barbotine style where decorative excrescenses were added to the vessel, 1850-1800 BCE from Knossos. (British...
Minoan Bee Pendant
A solid gold Minoan pendant depicting two bees clutching a honeycomb (1800-1700 BCE), found in the Old Palace cemetery...
Minoan Bull Leaping
A fresco showing bull leaping, Minoan Knossos (Final Palatial period 1450-1400 BCE), Heraklion Archaeological Museum, Crete...
An ivory figurine representating a bull-leaper from a three dimensional composition (with two other figures and a bull) depicting...
Map of Minoan Crete The Minoan civilization was a Bronze Age civilization that arose on the island of