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 (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.

The Mask of Agamemnon is an artifact discovered at Mycenae in 1876 by Heinrich Schliemann. The artifact is a funeral mask hewn in gold, and was found over the face of a body located in a burial shaft. Schliemann believed that he had discovered the body of the legendary Greek leader Agamemnon, but modern research suggests that the mask is from 1550-1500 BC(earlier than the life of Agamemnon, as tradition regards it). The mask is currently displayed in the National Archaeological Museum in…

The National Archaeological Museum of Athens

The Mask of Agamemnon is an artifact discovered at Mycenae in 1876 by Heinrich Schliemann. The artifact is a funeral mask hewn in gold, and was found over the face of a body located in a burial shaft. Schliemann believed that he had discovered the body of the legendary Greek leader Agamemnon, but modern research suggests that the mask is from 1550-1500 BC(earlier than the life of Agamemnon, as tradition regards it). The mask is currently displayed in the National Archaeological Museum in…

The Minoan palace of Knossos, Crete. With already a history of extensive human occupation, the first palace was built here approximately 2000 BC.

The Minoan palace of Knossos, Crete. With already a history of extensive human occupation, the first palace was built here approximately 2000 BC.

Greece walls of Tiryns and Mycenae. Greek tradition asserts that they were built by the Cyclopes, mythical one-eyed giants.

Greece walls of Tiryns and Mycenae. Greek tradition asserts that they were built by the Cyclopes, mythical one-eyed giants.

Linear B - Despite such a non-descriptive name, Linear B has proved to be the oldest surviving record of the Greek dialect known as Mycenaean, named after the great site of Mycenae where the legendary Agamemnon ruled. The script's usage spanned the time period between approximately 1500 BCE and 1200 BCE , and geographically covered the island of Crete, as well as the southern part of the Greek Mainland.

Linear B - Despite such a non-descriptive name, Linear B has proved to be the oldest surviving record of the Greek dialect known as Mycenaean, named after the great site of Mycenae where the legendary Agamemnon ruled. The script's usage spanned the time period between approximately 1500 BCE and 1200 BCE , and geographically covered the island of Crete, as well as the southern part of the Greek Mainland.

Small loft conversion bathroom shower room in SE London Wall paint - Little green salix Floor tiles - Rye Harbour limed, Fired Earth Wall tiles - chico blanco tiles, Tops Tiles. Skirting and ceiling - Slaked Lime, little green Mirror - John Lewis  Vanity unit - Roper Rhodes

Small loft conversion bathroom shower room in SE London Wall paint - Little green salix Floor tiles - Rye Harbour limed, Fired Earth Wall tiles - chico blanco tiles, Tops Tiles. Skirting and ceiling - Slaked Lime, little green Mirror - John Lewis Vanity unit - Roper Rhodes

Golden Flower of Life petal rosettes from Mycenae, Greece, 1600 BC in the archaeological museum of Istanbul, Turkey

Golden Flower of Life petal rosettes from Mycenae, Greece, 1600 BC in the archaeological museum of Istanbul, Turkey

Small loft conversion bathroom shower room in SE London Wall paint - Little green salix Floor tiles - Rye Harbour limed, Fired Earth Wall tiles - chico blanco tiles, Tops Tiles. Skirting and ceiling - Slaked Lime, little green Mirror - John Lewis  Vanity unit - Roper Rhodes

Small loft conversion bathroom shower room in SE London Wall paint - Little green salix Floor tiles - Rye Harbour limed, Fired Earth Wall tiles - chico blanco tiles, Tops Tiles. Skirting and ceiling - Slaked Lime, little green Mirror - John Lewis Vanity unit - Roper Rhodes

Gold octopus ornament from Mycenae (which appears to be upside down)  - around 12thC BC

Gold octopus ornament from Mycenae (which appears to be upside down) - around 12thC BC

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