Gold necklaces from chamber tombs in Mycenae
1600—1200 BCE. Athens, National Archaeological MuseumPhoto by Ilya Shurygin

Gold necklaces from chamber tombs in Mycenae.

1600—1200 BCE.

Athens, National Archaeological Museum
(Αθήνα, Εθνικό Αρχαιολογικό Μουσείο)

Description:
20-21. Necklaces with beads in the shape of papyrus flowers.
22. Necklace with beads in the shape of ivy leaves. Tomb 91 (3186).
23. Necklace with beads in the shape of hanging scrolls. Tomb 25 (2478).
Literature:
Christa Falconer. AN EXAMINATION OF THE FUNERARY OFFERINGS PLACED IN MYCENAEAN CHAMBER TOMBS DURING THE PALATIAL AND POSTPALATIAL PERIODS IN THE AEGEAN. Peterborough, Ontario, Canada, 2014.
Credits:
© 2014. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Info: museum annotation.
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History of Ancient Rome