Plan and Section of The Treasury of Atreus Threshold

Department Archive
Collection Mycenae Excavation Records
Reference No. MYC 2/1/05
Level Item
Dimensions 54.3cm x 32.3cm
Place Mycenae: Treasury of Atreus
Ancient Mycenae
Dates 1921-1923
Creator De Jong, Mr Piet
Collection event Mycenae Excavation 1920-1923
Scope and Content It is a final drawing of the plan and section of the threshold of the Treasury of Atreus along with illustrations of the conglomerate blocks from the inner chamber. There is also a scale for reference, a legend which identifies the materials used in construction, and minor annotations.
Related records [BSA SPHS 01/3438.C0684], Mycenae: Section and plan of the doorway of the Treasury of Atreus, 1920-1923
[BSA SPHS 02/1/3439.C0684], Mycenae: Section and plan of the doorway of the Treasury of Atreus, 1920-1923
Reference Wace, Alan J. 1921. Excavations at Mycenae. IX. The Tholos Tombs. 4. The Third Group. BSA 25: 338-386. Direct link
Wace, Alan J. 1949. Mycenae, an archaeological history and guide. xviii, 150 p., [104] p. of plates, [6] leaves of plates.
1921. BSA 25: Pl. LVII. Link to article