CL 17A - Introduction to Greek Archaeology

Lecture 4
Minoan Civilization

Old Palace Period   2000-1700 BC
Kamares Ware
Knossos, Phaistos, Zakros, Mallia
Chania
Mt. Ida
eggshell ware
Town Mosaic

hieroglyphic or ideographic

Linear A

New Palace Period   1700-1380 BC
Palaikastro
Gournia
Amnisos
bull-leaping
Corridor of the Procession
tripartite shrine
lustral basin
pier-and-door partition
Grandstand Fresco
griffin
Hall of Pillars
Grand Staircase
Hall of the Double axes
figure-8 shield
Queen's megaron
orthostates
Linear B

Thera
Kommos
Archanes
Tylissos
Aghia Triadha
Archanes
horns of consecration
labrys
faience
Phlakopi, Melos

Tylissos
Petras
Aghia Triadha
Vathypetro
Radamanthys
Tomb of Rekhmir (Rekhmire)
Keftiu

Postpalatial Period   1380-1100 BC
larnax
Karphi

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