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Minoan Fresco wall painting of goats from Minoan Bronze Age settlement of Akrotiri on the Greek island of Thira, Santorini, Greece. Greek History, Ancient History, Art History, Rome Antique, Art Antique, Fresco, Creta, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece

Santorini Akrotiri Excavations Archaeological Sites Ancient Thira Archaeology Santorini Island Greece

The antelopes fresco from the Akrotitri Minoan installation on Santorini…

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. Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Ancient History, Art History, Atlantis, Knossos Palace, Bay Area Figurative Movement, Minoan Art, Bronze Age Civilization

Museums of Greece

Unofficial page about greek museums and archaeological sites, original photography by Zambia Pateraki. Expressions of wild enthusiasm, love, and devotion here: https://ko-fi.com/isabia

Minoan painted double axe and sacred horns Ancient Greek Art, Ancient History, Minoan Art, Classical Period, Mycenaean, Dark Ages, Bronze Age, Art And Architecture, Archaeology

The Minoans: Religion

In the outset it would seem difficult, if not impossible, to delve into the belief system of an extinct culture. Whatever could be reconstr...

greek-museums: Archaeological Museum of Heraklion: Cups and vases from Zakros, and scenes from frescoes in Knossos depicting their usage in ceremonies and banquets, from the Neopalatial and Monopalatial period. Ancient Egyptian Art, Ancient Aliens, Ancient Greece, Ancient History, European History, American History, Minoan Art, Bronze Age Civilization, Mediterranean Art

Museums of Greece

Archaeological Museum of Heraklion: “Cups and vases from Zakros, and scenes from frescoes in Knossos depicting their usage in ceremonies and banquets, from the Neopalatial and Monopalatial...

Votive deposit dresses from Minoan hoard with Snake goddess. Original in Herakleion Archeological Museum in Crete. Plaster coloured cast in Pushkin Museum, Moscow. Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Ancient Egypt, Ancient History, Art History, Creta, Minoan Art, Bronze Age Civilization, Mycenaean

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Votive deposit dresses from Minoan hoard with Snake goddess. Original in Herakleion Archeological Museum in Crete. Plaster coloured cast in Pushkin Museum, Moscow.

The wounded shaffron gatherer woman fresco.Girl from Xeste 3 fresco cycle Procession with wounded foot. Photograph courtesy of the Akrotiri Archive. Greek History, Ancient History, Art History, Creta, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Fresco, Minoan Art, Bronze Age Civilization

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bronze-age-aegean: “Wounded woman. 1600 BC. Akrotiri, Thera. (x) ”

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Cows on a bronze age fresco from the excavation at Akrotiri on the Greek island Santorini Greek History, Ancient History, Art History, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Minoan Art, Bronze Age Civilization, Greek Paintings, Mycenaean

Akrotiri Cows - Ακρωτήρι Θήρας - Η τοιχογραφία με τα τετράποδα από το Κτίριο Β…

The Minoan civilisation arose on the Mediterranean island of Crete in approximately the century BC and flourished for 12 centuries. (A Minoan fresco is pictured) Greek History, Ancient History, Art History, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Knossos Palace, Arte Latina, Minoan Art, Bronze Age Civilization

The Minoans were Caucasian: DNA debunks longstanding theory that Europe's first advanced culture was from Africa

The Minoan civilisation arose on the Mediterranean island of Crete in approximately the 27th century BC and flourished for 12 centuries. (A Minoan fresco is pictured)

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Paintings of Ceremony in Crete

Ancient Cretan frescos. Woman with offering, possibly pomegranate pips (or saffron!). She appears to have a serpent atop her head.

The Saffron Goddess B.) - a detail from a Minoan fresco depicting a saffron harvest. Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Ancient History, Art History, Atlantis, Fresco, Minoan Art, Bronze Age Civilization, Mediterranean Art

Island Nations

The Minoans came from one place—Crete—as far as evidence shows, yet their influence stretches across the Aegean to mainland Greece. The reconstruction of the palaces at Pylos, Tiryns and Mycenae show similar structural features as did the artwork. The confluence of such occurrences was a result of trade which the Minoans were renowned. The fame…