Photograph of Grave Circle from the North

Department Archive
Collection Mycenae Excavation Records
Reference No. MYC 4/08
Level Item
Dimensions 71.1cm x 53.4cm
Place Mycenae: Grave Circle A
Ancient Mycenae
Dates 1920-1923
Collection event Mycenae Excavation 1920-1923
Scope and Content B/W photograph on mount board showing the actual state of the Grave Circle and Royal Shaft Graves photographed from the north. On the ridge beyond can be seen the entrance to the "Treasury of Atreus". The plain and citadel of Argos lie in the distance. This item was used for the 1936 Exhibition and so is also cross-referenced as follows: 1936 Exhibition Collection: 1936 EXH - 103
Reference Wace, A.J. B. 1949. Mycenae, an archaeological history and guide. xviii, 150 p., [104] p. of plates, [6] leaves of plates.