Top Ten Greek Artifacts (Mycenaean)

Top Ten Mycenaean Artifacts

       Mycenaean Greece(1900 BC – 1100 BC) was a cultural period of Bronze Age Greece taking its name from the archaeological site of Mycenaein northeastern Argolis, in the Peloponnese of southern Greece. Athens, Pylos, Thebesand Tiryns are also important Mycenaean sites. The last phase of the Bronze Age in Ancient Greece, it is the historical setting of much ancient Greek literature and myth, including the epics of Homer.

  1. Mycenean Funeral Masks
    MaskOfAgamemnon
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    Links: Top 100 Masks, Top 100 Gold Artifacts,
  2. Silver Repoussé Rhyton with Gold Horns

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  3. Clay Tablet with Linear B Writing

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    Links: Top Ten Examples of Early Writing,
  4. Octopus Jar

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    Links: Top Ten Vases,
  5. Lady of Mycenae Fresco

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    Links: Top 100 Paintings, Top 100 European Paintings,
  6. Swords

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    Links: Top Ten Swords, Top Ten Weapons,
  7. Gold Earring (1600 BC)

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    Links: Top 100 Gold Artifacts, Top Ten Examples of Ancient Jewelry,
  8. Links: Sculptures, Top 100 European Sculptures, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mycenaean_Greece