Tag Archives: Mycenaeans

Terms #3: Minoan/Mycenaean

  • King Minos and Queen Pasishae
  • Androgeus, Ariadne, Asterion
  • the Black Ships
  • Daedelus
  • The Labyrinth
  • King Aegus and Prince Theseus
  • Knossos, Phaistos
  • Mycenae, Pylos, Tiryns
  • Arthur Evans (c.1900)
  • Heinrich Schliemann (c.1870)
  • Michael Ventris (c.1950); Linear A, Linear B
  • Labyr, bull-jumping
  • Eruption of Thera (c.1625 BCE)
  • Mycenae: Lion Gate, Tholoi (tombs), megaron, wanax (war lord), Mask of Agamemnon, The Dendra Armor,

Special Terms From your Wiki reading (those likely to appear on a note quiz too):

  • Heinrich Schliemann, tholos tomb, Pylos, textile manufacture, Cyclopean Walls, Dendra Panoply, Treasury of Atreus, Mask of Agamemnon, acropolis