Fresco Fragments of Plants from Palace

Department Archive
Collection Mycenae Excavation Records
Reference No. MYC 3/2/20
Level Item
Dimensions 30.4cm x 34.7cm
Place Mycenae: Palace
Ancient Mycenae
Dates 1921-1923
Donor/Creator De Jong, Mr Piet
Project Mycenae Excavation 1920-1923
Scope and Content Watercolour drawing of fresco fragments (numbered a-p), found by Tsountas in 1886, showing various body parts, jewellry, and clothes. The fragments were probably from a fresco of women in procession.
Reference Wace, Alan J. & Lamb, Winifred. 1921. Excavations at Mycenae. VIII. The Palace. 3. The Pithos Area. BSA 25: 160-178. Direct link
1921. BSA 25: Pl. XXVIII. Link to article