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Phaistos, Central Court
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Ewer from Phaistos
Painted Kamares ware ewer or pitcher with three handles and relief spiky decoration,
Palaeopalatial Period (1900 - 1900 BC)
Heraklion Museum
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Festos Findings Heraklion Museum Archaeology Minoan Kamares Ware

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Ewer from Phaistos
Bridge spouted Kamares ware ewer with spiral plant decoration,
Palaeopalatial Period (1800 - 1700 BC)
Heraklion Museum
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Festos Findings Heraklion Museum Archaeology Minoan Kamares Ware

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Phaistos, King's Megaron
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Cup from Phaistos
A high cup with lobed rim,
Palaeopalatial Period (1900 - 1700 BC)
Heraklion Museum
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Festos Findings Heraklion Museum Archaeology Minoan

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Jar from Phaistos
Small Kamares ware jar, with bands and interconnected spirals,
Palaeopalatial Period (1900 - 1700 BC)
Heraklion Museum
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Festos Findings Heraklion Museum Archaeology Minoan Kamares Ware

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Knossos - The South Propylaeum
The wall painting depicted a man holding a libation vase (rhyton). Its theme is connected with the "Procession Fresco" which, according to Evans, reached here
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Knossos Archaeology Minoan Archaeological Sites South Propylaeum

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Knossos
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The famous Parisienne fresco
Fragment of a fresco with a female figure, possibly a young priestess, with the sacral knot at her back. The name was given by Sir Arthur Evans because of the concern for appearence indicated by her heavily made-up face. It was found at the west wing upper halls of the Palace at Knossos. Final Palace Period 1400 - 1350 BC. (Heraklion Museum)
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Knossos Archaeology Minoan Findings Heraklion Museum Fresco Piano Nobile Parisienne

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Knossos - The Snake Goddess Figurine
The famous figurine of the Snake Goddess, made of painted faience, depicting a bare-breasted female figure, a goddess or a priestess. She is wearing rich garments, a long flounced skirt and an embroidered apron, a belt that highlights her narrow waist and a bodice open in front, leaving her full breasts uncovered. The coiling snakes she is holding in her outstretched hands and the small feline creature on her head suggest her dominion over wildlife. The emhasised breasts allude to her fertility attributes. The figurine was found in the Sanctuary Treasury at the palace of Knossos. Neopalatial Period 1600 BC (Heraklion Museum)
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Knossos Archaeology Minoan Findings Heraklion Museum Figurine Tripartite Shrine

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