Palace at Knossos: Reconstructed wooden throne on display at the King’s Megaron

Reconstructed wooden throne inside King's Megaron located at the Knossos Palace in Crete, Greece

Reconstructed wooden throne

Reconstructed wooden throne
The wooden throne shown in the image is reconstructed by using the remnants and artifacts obtained during the excavation at the archeological site of Knossos located in the Island of Crete, Greece. It is on display at the King’s Megaron situated in the Palace at Knossos. The throne belonged to the Minoans, a mysterious civilization that flourished in Crete more than 4000 years ago.

Palace at Knossos Images
Horns of Consecration – Sacred horns of the bull
Ruins of a multi-storied structure
Ruins of Palace at Knossos
Reconstructed hall with columns and frescoes
Bastion of the Bull
King’s Megaron and Stoa
Queen’s Megaron
Jars at “The Magazines of the Great Pithoi”
Pithoi Jars

Frescoes
Prince of the Lilies Fresco
Dolphins Fresco
Griffin Fresco in the Throne Room
Bull Leaping Fresco
Ladies in Blue Fresco

Related Pages
Minoan Civilization, Mycenaean Civilization
Athens, Olympia, Delphi, Meteora
Crete, Greek Islands, Greece
Ephesus

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