Minoan Octopus


Mark Cartwright
published on 04 September 2017

A Minoan octopus, detail from a New-Palace period (1500-1450 BCE) Cretan Clay askos with 'Marine Style' decoration, (Heraklion Archaeological Museum, Crete)

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About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a full-time author, researcher, historian, and editor. Special interests include art, architecture, and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the WHE Publishing Director.

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Cartwright, M. (2017, September 04). Minoan Octopus. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7223/minoan-octopus/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Minoan Octopus." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 04 Sep 2017. Web. 28 Nov 2022.