Sketch Plan of Acropolis, Lower Town, and Nine Tholos Tombs

Department Archive
Collection Mycenae Excavation Records
Reference No. MYC 2/1/21
Level Item
Dimensions 28.7cm x 39.4cm
Place Ancient Mycenae
Dates 1921-1923
Donor/Creator De Jong, Mr Piet
Project Mycenae Excavation 1920-1923
Scope and Content It is a final sketch plan showing the relationship between the Bronze Age Acropolis, the Hellenistic Lower Town, and the nine Tholos tombs. The individual sites are labeled and there are topographical lines and a scale for reference.
Related records [BSA SPHS 01/3273.C0451], Mycenae: Sketch map showing position of tombs, 1922
[BSA SPHS 02/1/3706.C0451], Mycenae: Sketch map showing position of tombs, 1922
Reference Wace, Alan J. 1921. Excavations at Mycenae. IX. The Tholos Tombs. 1. Introduction. BSA 25: 283-286. Direct link
1921. BSA 25: 285, fig. 49. Link to article