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Knossos - The great staircase
The staircase that leads to the west wing upper halls - Piano Nobile - from the central court of the palace at Knossos.
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Knossos - The Piano Nobile
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Knossos - West Magazines
Looking down, you can see the start of the corridor that joins eightenn long and narrow storerooms, covering an area of 1300 sq.m.
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Knossos - The Rhyton Bearer fresco
The "Rhyton Bearer" is the best preserved figure from the Fresco of the Procession. It depicts a young man in a richly zoma carrying a large silver conic rhyton. - Neopalatial Period (1500 - 1450 BC) - Heraklion Museum
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Knossos - West Magazines
The pithoi (large storage jars) of the "West Magazines" bear witness to the wealth of the palace. The remains of some 150 pithoi were found, although there is room for about 400. Their contents are unknown, although they could have oil, wine, pulses, etc.

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