Lillies Fresco, Akrotiri, Thera

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Mark Cartwright
by rmark
published on 05 October 2018
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The Lilies Fresco from Akrotiri on the Aegean island of Thera, modern-day Santorini (also known as the Spring Fresco). From Room 2 of Building Delta, c. 17th century BCE. Lilies or papyrus are depicted growing from colourful volcanic rocks and swallows fly between the flowers. (National Archaeological Museum, Athens)

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rmark, . (2018, October 05). Lillies Fresco, Akrotiri, Thera. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image3d/317/

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