Fragments of Stele IX from Grave Circle Part A

Department Archive
Collection Mycenae Excavation Records
Reference No. MYC 3/4/05/1
Level Item
Dimensions 22.6cm x 17.8cm
Place Mycenae: Grave Circle A
Ancient Mycenae
Dates 1920-1923
Collection event Mycenae Excavation 1920-1923
Scope and Content B/W ink drawing of a fragment from grave stele IX displaying the legs of a man falling to the left, a man’s torso and head as he is leaning to the right, as well as potentially the arm, spear, or sword of an adversary. MYC 3/4/05/1 & MYC 3/4/05/2 are glued together and represent fragments of the same stele.
Related records [MYC 3/4/05], Fragments of Stele IX from Grave Circle, 1920-1923
[MYC 3/4/05/2], Fragments of Stele IX from Grave Circle Part B, 1920-1923
Reference Wace, A.J. B. 1921. Excavations at Mycenae. VII. The Lion Gate and Grave Circle Area. 7. The Grave Circle. BSA 25: 103-125. Direct link
1921. BSA 25: 134, Fig. 30.IX.b. Link to article