Minoan Art Pottery
Minoan maiden with prayer beads Fresco Pottery and wall art from the ancient Minoans: From around 2700 to 1450 BC, the Minoan civilization flourished as a seafaring and mercantile culture. The vibrant Minos culture was centred around the island of Crete and eventually dominated the Agean region. Along with its exceptionally advantageous position at the intersection of sea routes leading to the countries of the Middle East, its trading contributed to the high flowering of the culture and art…
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Calendar House: Chapter 4 - Forms of Time
How does an actual 8½-year lunar-solar cycle reveal the mysteries of Minoan time? How do symbols such as spirals, S-forms, and the wheeled X or cross relate to lunar-solar cycles, and what Minoan artifacts reveal their understandings of the rhythms of Saros eclipses?
The Minoans: Warfare
Minoan nobles attacking a city, from the Age of Bronze mod for Rome II Arthur Evans had a terrible idea about the Minoans: he thought that since they heavily painted nature and he did not find walls, he pictured their civilization as at harmony with its surroundings and as having a distaste for warfare. He pictured them as a peaceable trading empire, with its dominance in the marketplace and not the sword. This image turns out to be entirely false. Not only are there a few depictions of the…