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Rare gold seal (distinctive example of seal carvers’ workshops) depicting a barking guard dog sitting on a garden enclosure. Poros (Seaport of Knossos), Neopalatial period. Archaeological Museum of Heraklion.

Rare gold seal (distinctive example of seal carvers’ workshops) depicting a barking guard dog sitting on a garden enclosure. Poros (Seaport of Knossos), Neopalatial period. Archaeological Museum of Heraklion.

Greece, Crete, Large staircase and courtyard of eastern wing of Knossos Palace, Minoan Civilization, 16th century BC

Dragonfly Song / Book Week 2017 / Greece, Crete, Large staircase and courtyard of eastern wing of Knossos Palace, Minoan Civilization, century BC

https://www.facebook.com/festivalaki.gr/photos/a.165390386908010.35315.158801557566893/988626554584385/?type=3&theater

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Athens, Exploring

Knossos Palace (Seen from the east.) https://www.facebook.com/103918513050399/photos/a.276309635811285.59076.103918513050399/832150863560490/?type=3&theater

Knossos Palace (Seen from the east.) https://www.facebook.com/103918513050399/photos/a.276309635811285.59076.103918513050399/832150863560490/?type=3&theater

Koules Irakleio  photo credits:John Mihelinakis  http://500px.com/photo/738094

Heraklion Crete Greece by John mihelinakis

Κνωσός, Αίθουσα του θρόνου. Knossos, Throne room. https://www.facebook.com/103918513050399/photos/a.164221160353467.33101.103918513050399/826387260803517/?type=3&theater

Κνωσός, Αίθουσα του θρόνου. Knossos, Throne room. https://www.facebook.com/103918513050399/photos/a.164221160353467.33101.103918513050399/826387260803517/?type=3&theater

Μία από τις Καρυάτιδες που πλαισίωνε τα Μικρά Προπύλαια του ιερού της Δήμητρας και της Κόρης στην Ελευσίνα. (Περίπου 50 π.Χ., Μουσείο Ελευσίνας) Ρart of one of the caryatids that flanked the Lesser Propylaea of the sanctuary of Demeter and Kore at Eleusis. The caryatid was made in Attica in about 50 BCE. (Eleusis Museum, Greece)

Μία από τις Καρυάτιδες που πλαισίωνε τα Μικρά Προπύλαια του ιερού της Δήμητρας και της Κόρης στην Ελευσίνα. (Περίπου 50 π.Χ., Μουσείο Ελευσίνας) Ρart of one of the caryatids that flanked the Lesser Propylaea of the sanctuary of Demeter and Kore at Eleusis. The caryatid was made in Attica in about 50 BCE. (Eleusis Museum, Greece)

Κνωσός, Βόρεια Δεξαμενή Καθαρμών Knossos, North Lustral Basin

Κνωσός, Βόρεια Δεξαμενή Καθαρμών Knossos, North Lustral Basin

Αίγινα, Ναός της Αφαίας  /  Aegina, Temple of Aphaia

View east from the opisthodomos of the Temple of Aphaia II showing the colonnades of the cella.