Mycenae  - Mycenae is an archaeological site in Greece, located about 90 kilometres (56 miles) southwest of Athens, in the north-eastern Peloponnese.  From the hill on which the palace was located, one can see across the Argolid to the Saronic Gulf.

Mycenae - Mycenae is an archaeological site in Greece, located about 90 kilometres miles) southwest of Athens, in the north-eastern Peloponnese. From the hill on which the palace was located, one can see across the Argolid to the Saronic Gulf.

MYCENAEAN ARCHITECTURE 2ND-1ST MILL.BCE   The Lion Gate of the Citadel of Mycenae (1350-1330 BCE). The Lion Gate was discovered in 1876-1877 by Heinrich Schliemann.   Archaeological Site, Mycenae, Greece

Lion Gate Citadel at Mycenae Mycenae, Crete around B. limestone height of relief: Mycenae, Crete

Interior of the Treasury of Atreus (Agamemnon's Tomb) an impressive "tholos" beehive shaped tomb on the Panagitsa Hill at Mycenae an UNESCO World Heritage Archaeological Site, in the north-eastern Peloponnese

Greece, Interior of the Treasury of Atreus an impressive “tholos” beehive shaped tomb on the Panagitsa Hill at Mycenae an UNESCO World Heritage Archaeological Site, in the north-eastern Peloponnese

Lion Gate & Circle A, Mykenae, Late Bronze Age (1600 - 1100 BCE), Mykenaean ---- Circle A cemetery - shaft grave era - found by Schliemann. 5 graves. He was looking for the burial of King Agamemnon.

Greece - Lion Gate & Circle A, Mycenae, Late Bronze Age - 1100 BC), Mycenaean ---- Circle A cemetery - shaft grave era - found by Schliemann. He was looking for the burial of King Agamemnon.

It is really the Death Mask of Agamemnon? Gold, found in Tomb V in Mycenae by Heinrich Schliemann in 1876. National Archaeological Museum, Athens. Mycenae. 1600-1500 BC.

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The so-called death mask of Agamemnon - the king of Mycenae in Homer's Iliad. Gold funeral mask from Grave Circle A, Mycenae century BCE). The mask in fact predates Agamemnon by 400 years but nevertheless.

#Sword from shaft grave at Staphlos #crete and #Mycenae . Original : #gold #archaeological #museum , #herakleion

From shaft grave at Staphlos, Archaeological Museum, Herakleion

Rendering of what it is believed the interior of the megaron of the palace at Mycenae in Greece would have looked like when it was built (c. 1500 - 1300 BCE). Palaces like this were built around a large open courtyard that was accessed from an outer vestibule and portico that was flanked by two columns. The symmetrical plan and placement of the megaron suggests the beginnings of a formal and monumental approach to planning.

Rendering of what it is believed the interior of the megaron of the palace at Mycenae in Greece would have looked like when it was built (c.

The Lion Gate, Mycenae ca 1250 BCE

Lion Gate at the entrance of Mycenae, with the confronting lionesses posing on both sides of a pillar above the lintel.

Photo by Josef Koudelka - Greece, Mycenae. 2003.

2003 Between 1991 and Josef Koudelka completed a long journey around twenty countries bordering the Mediterranean, stopping at over two hundred Greek and Roman archaeological sites

Shaft Grave Circle at Mycenae 1600 BC    Grave Circle A contained famous Agamemmnon mask and other gold finery and weapons

Shaft Grave Circle at Mycenae 1600 BC Grave Circle A contained famous Agamemmnon mask and other gold finery and weapons

A string of gold beads (1500-1350 BCE) from Mycenae. Nafplio Archaeological Museum.

10 Ancient Gold Jewellery Pieces

10 Ancient Gold Jewellery Pieces - Ancient History et cetera A string of gold beads BCE) from Mycenae.

The Mask of Agamemnon which was discovered by Heinrich Schliemann in 1876 at Mycenae, now believed to pre-date the legendary Trojan War. Period: Bronze Age c. abt. 1194–1184 BC

Mask of Agamemnon, National Archaeology Museum, Athens One day yes yes one day ı will return to this wonderful museum

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