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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 Archaeology Minoan Archaeological Sites Findings Heraklion Museum Fresco Processional Causeway

Credits: Demosthenis
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Giant Pithoi
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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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Knossos Archaeology Minoan Archaeological Sites West Magazines

Credits: Demosthenis
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Knossos - The Shrine of the Double Axes
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Knossos - Magazine of the Medallion Pithoi
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Knossos - Throne Room, the Antechamber
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Knossos - The House of Frescoes
At the upper halls (Piano Nobile) just above the throne room with a light-well. It houses copies of frescoes found in the palace.
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Knossos Archaeology Minoan Archaeological Sites Throne Room Piano Nobile

Credits: Demosthenis

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