Minoan Rhyton


Mark Cartwright
published on 26 April 2012

Stone rhyton (libation vase) in the form of a bull's head from the Minoan site of Knossos, New-Palace period (1600-1500 BCE), Heraklion Archaeological Museum, Crete.

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About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in France. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2012, April 26). Minoan Rhyton. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/380/minoan-rhyton/

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