World History: Ancient History: Minoans: Minoan Garden Fresco
This beautiful fresco was found in a small house northwest of the palace with richly decorated walls. It is called the House of the Frescoes. The second fresco is in the Caravanserai, a probable reception hall at the south of the palace. Some of the rooms have baths and the walls are decorated with wall paintings.
Handpainted Greek & Egyptian Art Replicas
The Procession of Ladies: From our Akrotiri Collection which features frescos from the ancient Minoan City of Akrotiri on the island Santorini. The most popular interpretation of this wall-painting suggests a religious significance. An alternative interpretation is that this wall-painting celebrates an important event in the life of the a missing figure.
Calendar House: Chapter 4 - Forms of Time
How does an actual 8½-year lunar-solar cycle reveal the mysteries of Minoan time? How do symbols such as spirals, S-forms, and the wheeled X or cross relate to lunar-solar cycles, and what Minoan artifacts reveal their understandings of the rhythms of Saros eclipses?
Minojski kostim (Krit i Mikena)
Kritsko – mikenska ili, kako se još zove, minojska civilizacija, razvila se u Egejskom moru, na ostrvu Kritu i, kasnije, na Peloponezu, u Mikeni. Smatra se da je Krit naseljen u VI milenijumu p.n.e…
Museums of Greece
Archaeological Museum of Thebes “Offering gifts to the goddess Main element of the Mycenaean religious ritual was the procession of female worshippers towards the shrine, the temple, or the altar of...