Fresco Fragments of Plants from Palace

Department Archive
Collection Mycenae Excavation Records
Reference No. MYC 3/2/17
Level Item
Dimensions 22.6cm x 28.2cm
Place Mycenae: Palace
Ancient Mycenae
Dates 1921-1923
Creator De Jong, Mr Piet
Collection event Mycenae Excavation 1920-1923
Scope and Content Watercolour drawing of fresco fragments with various plant designs (rosettes, petals, leaves, and stems) from the Palace. The individual fragments are numbered (1-8). The fragments were found in the following locations: 1, 2, from east lobby; 3-5, pithos area; 6, guardroom; 7, porch; 8, megaron. Fragment #1 is also included as MYC 3/2/18.
Reference Wace, A.J. B. & Lamb, Winifred. 1921. Excavations at Mycenae. VIII. The Palace. 3. The Pithos Area. BSA 25: 160-178. Direct link
1921. BSA 25: Pl. XXV. Link to article