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"The Parisiene" fresco. Palace of Knossos. Crete, Greece. 1550-1450 B.C. (Late Minoan)

Minoan Woman or Goddess (La Parisienne) Date: c BCE Location: Knossos, Crete Medium: Fragment of a fresco Notes: Originally called "La Parisienne" by European excavators. Frescoes decorated the Knossos Palace.

Minoan Bull's Head Rhyton, ca. 1450 B.C. from the Little Palace of Knossos, Crete

Minoan Bull's Head Rhyton, ca. 1450 B. from the Little Palace of Knossos, Crete, Greece. The palace of Knossos was undoubtedly the ceremonial and political centre of the Minoan civilization and culture.

Pommeraie Antiques - s352 - antique victorian vintage cameos, cameo brooch

Bacchante- Materials: ivory, goldfilled brass Date: Origin of the cameo: France Size: 2 x 2 Materials: ivory, goldfilled brass Date: Origin of the cameo: France Size: 2 x 2