Papyrus Fresco, Akrotiri
The Papyrus Fresco from the Room of the Ladies from the house of the same name, Akrotiri, Thera. Papyrus is not indigineous...
Paros is an island in the Cyclades group in the central Aegean. It is the third largest island of the Cyclades and its position...
Ruins of Archaic Thera
The ruins of Archaic Thera on Santorini, Greece.
Ruins of Thera
A photo of the ruins of Thera (Akrotiri) on Santorini, Greece.
There's nowhere quite like Santorini. Whatever your expectations might be, and however many photos you may see of the island...
Ship Procession Fresco, Akrotiri
Bronze Age fresco of a ship procession from Akrotiri on the Aegean island of Thera (modern-day Santorini). From Room...
The End of the Bronze Age
Around 1200 BC, the countries of the Eastern Mediterranean went into major cultural decline: The Late Bronze Age came...
The Olive in the Ancient Mediterranean
Olives and olive oil were not only an important component of the ancient Mediterranean diet but also one of the most successful...
Thera Silver Stater
Silver stater from Thera, Cyclades, c. 500 BCE. O: Two dolphins. (R: incuse square).
Trade in Ancient Greece
Trade was a fundamental aspect of the ancient Greek world and following territorial expansion, an increase in population movements...