Race and anthropology blog.
Monday, November 12, 2012
Ancient Greek art - The Mycenaeans.
Above : Map of Mycenaean culture
I'm going to be making some upcoming blog posts on ancient Greek art, and I'd figure I'd start with the earliest known Greeks, the Mycenaeans [1600-1100 BC].
Two Greek warriors on a 13th c. BC fresco from Pylos
(National Archaeological Museum, Athens)
Pylos battle scene.
Two Mycenaean female charioteers from Pylos.
Mycenaean women shown in a fresco from Thebes.
Head artwork from Greek Mycenaean swords.
Reconstructed Greek Mycenaean fresco.
Greek woman from fresco.
Greek woman brings offerings.
Greek soldiers on Mycenaean mural.
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