The pottery of the Mycenaean civilization (1550-1050 BCE), although heavily influenced by the earlier Minoans based...
Three conical shaped rhyta (1500-1450 BCE) Mycenae area, Nafplio Archaeological Museum.
Mycenaean Shield Fresco
A fragment from a fresco from the acropolis of Mycenae depicting the typical figure-of-eight shield design. 15th century...
Mycenaean Stemmed Cup
A Mycenaean stemmed cup (1350-1300 BCE) in terracotta and depicting stylized seashells. (The Getty Villa, Malibu, USA...
Mycenaean Stirrup Jar
A Mycenaean terracotta stirrup jar, c. 1200 BCE. The name derives from the resemblance of the handle to a double stirrup...
Mycenaean Vase Decorated With An Octopus
A Mycenaean vase or krater depicting a stylized octopus (1400-1300 BCE). Provenance: Ialysos, Rhodes. (British Museum...
Mycenaean Vase Decorated With Bulls & Birds
A Mycenaean vase (1300-1200 BCE) in the pictorial style depicting stylized bulls and birds. From a tomb in Enkomi, Cyprus...
Mycenaean warriors depicted on a krater from Mycenae known as the 'House of the Warrior Vase', 12th century BCE. (National Archaeological...
North Gate, Mycenae
Built in 1250 BCE and contemporary with the Lion Gate.
Plan of Mycenae
A plan of the acropolis of Mycenae, 1500-1200 BCE. Fortification walls are indicated in brown.