Frieze of Spiral and Lotus Design

Department Archive
Collection Mycenae Excavation Records
Reference No. MYC 3/2/36
Level Item
Dimensions 73.6cm x 45.8cm (image itself)
Place Mycenae: Palace
Ancient Mycenae
Dates 1920-1923
Collection event Mycenae Excavation 1920-1923
Scope and Content Watercolour drawing with an proposed reconstruction of a fresco with a spiral and lotus design, found by Tsountas near the Western portal. MYC 3/2/36 is included in 1936 Exhibition collection: 1936 EXH - 113.
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. XXIX. Link to article