The Hagia Photia Cemetery I: The Tomb Groups and Architecture (Prehistory Monographs)

The Hagia Photia Cemetery takes its identify from the within reach village at the northeast coast of Crete, five km east of recent Siteia. this massive Early Minoan burial flooring with over fifteen hundred Cycladic imports was once came across in 1971. a complete of 263 tombs have been excavated as a rescue excavation in 1971 and 1984. one of the 1800 artefacts are a number of the earliest identified Cretan discoveries of a number of kinds: the grave items come ordinarily from the Kampos crew, an assemblage of artefacts recognized mostly from the Cyclades. equally, the tombs symbolize an architectural type and a chain of burial customs which are international to Crete yet frequent from in different places in the Aegean. in truth, the cemetery has such shut parallels from the Cyclades that it has usually been considered as a Cycladic colony. The burial contents are an exceptionally attention-grabbing physique of proof for the examine of the formative stages of Minoan Crete.

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204 determine 503. picture of Tomb 223 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 204 determine 504. Plan of Tomb 223. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 205 determine 505. number of vases from Tomb 223 (1:6) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 205 determine 506. photo of Tomb 224 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 206 determine 507. Plan of Tomb 224. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 206 determine 508. collection of vases from Tomb 224 (1:6) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 206 determine 509. picture of Tomb 225 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 207 determine 510. Plan of Tomb 225. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 207 determine 511. picture of Tomb 226 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 207 determine 512. choice of vases from Tombs 225 and 226 (1:6 until marked differently) . . . . . . . . . . 208 determine 513A. Plan of Tomb 226. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 208 determine 513B. part of Tomb 226 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 209 determine 514. choice of vases from Tomb 227 (1:6) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 209 determine 515. picture of Tomb 227 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 209 determine 516. Plan of Tomb 227. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 210 LIST OF FIGURES xxiii determine 517. photo of Tomb 228 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 210 determine 518. Plan of Tomb 228. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 211 determine 519. collection of vases from Tombs 228 and 229 (1:6) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 211 determine 520. Plan of Tomb 229. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 211 determine 521. photo of Tomb 229 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 211 determine 522. photo of Tomb 233 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 212 determine 523. Plan of Tomb 233. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 213 determine 524. choice of vases from Tombs 231 and 233 (1:6) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 213 determine 525. portion of Tomb 234 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 213 determine 526. Plan of Tomb 234. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 213 determine 527. Plan of Tomb 235. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 214 determine 528. photo of Tomb 237 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 214 determine 529. Plan of Tomb 237. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 215 determine 530. number of vases from Tombs 237 and 238 (1:6) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 215 determine 531. photo of Tomb 238 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 215 determine 532. Plan of Tomb 238. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 216 determine 533. number of vases from Tomb 240 (1:6) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 216 determine 534. Plan of Tomb 240. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 217 determine 535.

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