Minoan and Mycenaean 2700-1450 BC

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The realm of Minos

Between 3500 and 1500 BC a very attractive and rather mysterious civilization developed and then vanished on the island of Crete in the southern Aegean Sea. In Greek myth the ruler of this realm wa…

Minoan fresco, The Blue Ladies. Greek History, Ancient History, Art History, European History, American History, Ancient Egyptian Art, Ancient Greece, Egyptian Mythology, Egyptian Goddess
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The Aegean: fall of the Black Civilizations

The Snake Goddess was one of the Minoan gods. She was also called the Household Goddess due to the snake being connected to the welfare of the Minoan household. The Snake Goddess leads many to believe women dominated Minoan culture. Greek History, Ancient History, Art History, Ancient Goddesses, Gods And Goddesses, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Heraklion, Knossos Palace
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minoan snake goddess

Fresco of Minoan maiden with prayer beads. Around 2700 to 1450 BC. The Minoan civilization flourished as a seafaring and mercantile culture. This vibrant culture was centred around the island of Crete. Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Greek History, Ancient History, Art History, Creta, Minoan Art, Bronze Age Civilization
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Bronze age Etruscan colony Knossos, Crete: A priestess at the altar, detail of the Hagia Triada sarcophagus Heraklion Archeological Museum photo by Dimitrios Harissiadis Greek History, Ancient History, Art History, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Knossos Palace, Fresco, Minoan Art, Bronze Age Civilization
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Aegean and Levantine Art

Minoan Art Reproduction of ancient Minoan art. The ancient Minoan civilization included settlements on the pre-eruption island of Thera. Some think the colapse of the volcanic crater into the sea lead to the myth of the lost continent of Atlantis. Greek History, Ancient History, Art History, European History, American History, History Medieval, Ancient Egyptian Art, Ancient Greece, Egyptian Mythology
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Minoan Art

Reproduction of ancient Minoan art. The ancient Minoan civilization included settlements on the pre-eruption island of Thera. Some think the colapse of the volcanic crater into the sea lead to the myth of the lost continent of Atlantis.

House of Ladies Fresco from bronze age Etruscan colony Akrotiri, Thera Greek History, Ancient History, Art History, Santorini, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Knossos Palace, Minoan Art, Bronze Age Civilization
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Thera Gallery

Fresco of Minoan maiden with prayer beads. Around 2700 to 1450 BC. The Minoan civilization flourished as a seafaring and mercantile culture. This vibrant culture was centred around the island of Crete. Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Greek History, Ancient History, Art History, Creta, Minoan Art, Bronze Age Civilization
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Fresco Of A Minoan Beauty -- 1600 BCE -- Crete

Minoan Fresco of Women Inspiration for the Mycenaean Greeks for centuries. Style of hair is similar to Egypt whom the Minoans copied many art trends.for short, everyone in minoan art is absolutely, undeniably fabulous. Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Greek History, Ancient History, Art History, Knossos Palace, Minoan Art, Bronze Age Civilization
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Informationsseite - DENIC eG

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Detail of painting from Minoan Crete in Greece. Hellenistic Bronze Age triad on a Sarcophagus Greek History, Ancient History, Art History, Creta, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Minoan Art, Bronze Age Civilization, Mycenaean
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Detail of painting from Minoan Crete in Greece. Hellenistic Bronze Age triad on a Sarcophage

a planche de l'article de la Gazette des Beaux Arts. L'art de la Crète et de Mycènes, Reynold Higgins

Knossos Dress in art. The picture illustrate the drape effect and pattern details of the dress. Detail of "Campstool" Fresco Knossos Palace Third Palace period LM ll /lll A Greek History, Ancient History, Art History, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Knossos Palace, Fresco, Minoan Art, Bronze Age Civilization
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Detail of "Campstool" Fresco Knossos Palace Third Palace period LM ll /lll A cl450-l350

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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Roman and Greek Art

minoancorner: Wounded woman. 1600 BC. Akrotiri,...

Minoan Mens Dress BC) Minoan men wore a loin cloth a tight girdle and boots of ornamented leather. Their hats were often twisted fabric into a turban shape or a flat cap with decoration around the brim. Men wore their hair long. Ancient Art, Ancient History, Minoan Art, Sea Peoples, Bronze Age Civilization, Mycenaean, Greek History, Creta, Ancient Civilizations
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Minoan men shown in the fabrics the wrapped around themselves as skirts. Small waist to enhance the top half of the mans body.

Minoan Knossos wall mural, Corridor of the Procession, Crete Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, Art History, Tempera, Fresco, Minoan Art, Bronze Age Civilization, Simple Geometric Designs, Mycenaean
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World History: Ancient History: Minoans: Minoan Procession

Minoan female statuette with hands raised to breasts From Knossos on Crete. This piece is fantastic for the study of Minoan fashion. She wears a tall conical hat, hair loose about her shoulders. She wears a dress with sleeves, which leaves her. Creta, Ancient History, Art History, Minoan Art, Bronze Age Civilization, Ancient Goddesses, Mycenaean, Greek Art, Ancient Artifacts
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Mycenaean Woman (Fresco) Date ca. 1300 BC — This is a fairly large image of this Mycenean-era Minoan costume. Don't know where it came from/or photographer here - no photo credits. Drawing is more awkward/less naturalistic than earlier Minoan frescos. Greek History, Ancient History, Art History, European History, Ancient Aliens, American History, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Egyptian Art
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The Fashion Historian: The First Shaped Garments

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