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Mycenaean Tholos Tombs and Early Mycenaean Settlements

[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-1.jpg]Marathon. Tholos Tomb. Double Horse Burial at Top of Dromos.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-10.jpg]Mycenae. Treasury of Atreus. Inneer Dromos and Facade, from E.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-11.jpg]Mycenae. Tomb of Clytemnestra. Detail of Relieving Triangle of Facade, from SE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-12.jpg]Orchomenos. Treasury of Minyas. Dromos and Stomion, from E.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-13.jpg]Orchomenos. Treasury of Minyas. Inner Lintel and Stomion, from W.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-14.jpg]Orchomenos. Treasury of Minyas. Threshold of Doorway in Middle of Stomion, from Interior (W).
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-15.jpg]Orchomenos. Treasury of Minyas. Roman Altar of Imperial Cult at Center of Mycenaean Tomb Chamber. From E.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-16.jpg]Orchomenos. Treasury of Minyas. Inner Lintel and Stomion, from SW.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-17.jpg]Orchomenos. Treasury of Minyas. Entrance to Side Chamber from S.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-18.jpg]Orchomenos. Treasury of Minyas. Side Chamber. Detail of Relief-decorated Ceiling.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-19.jpg]Vrana. LH Burial Tumulus. L-Shaped Tomb Chamber, from SW.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-2.jpg]Mycenae. Treasury of Atreus. Entrance to Side Chamber, from SW.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-20.jpg]Vrana. LH Burial Tumulus. L-Shaped Tomb Chamber, from NE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-21.jpg]Nemea Valley. View of Zeus Sanctuary (R) and Tsoungiza (CENTER L) from Evangelistria (SE).
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-22.jpg]Tsoungiza. Plan of Site.
Rutter 1990
[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-23.jpg]Tsoungiza. Area EU7: State Plan.
Rutter 1989
[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-24.jpg]Tsoungiza. Area EU7: West Megaron (LH I): Porch, Main Room, Back Room, and Annex (L), from SE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-25.jpg]Tsoungiza. Area EU7: View across West Megaron (LH I) from W.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-26.jpg]Tsoungiza. Area EU7: West Megaron (LH I), Main Room, S. Corner, from N. Mudbrick In Situ on Stone Socle (CENTER, R).
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-27.jpg]Tsoungiza. LH I Pottery. Fine Matt-painted Teacup (West Megaron, Annex).
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-28.jpg]Tsoungiza. LH I Pottery. Light-on-Dark-Slipped-and-Burnished Juglet (West Megaron, Annex).
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-29.jpg]Tsoungiza. LH I Pottery. Fine Unpainted ("Yellow Minyan") Dippers
West Megaron, Annex (L) and Porch (R)]. [Rutter 1989
[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-3.jpg]Mycenae. Epano Phournos Tholos, from NE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-30.jpg]Tsoungiza. LH I Pottery. Fine Unpainted ("Yellow Minyan") Miniature Kantharos (West Megaron, Annex).
Rutter 1989
[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-31.jpg]Tsoungiza. LH I Pottery. Fine Unpainted ("Yellow Minyan") Beaked Jugs (West Megaron, Porch).
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-32.jpg]Tsoungiza. LH I Pottery. Medium Coarse Unpainted ("Yellow Minyan") Goblets
West Megaron, Porch (5) and Annex (6)]. [Rutter 1989
[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-33.jpg]Tsoungiza. LH I Pottery. Medium Coarse Unpainted ("Yellow Minyan") Krater (West Megaron, Annex).
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-34.jpg]Tsoungiza. LH I Pottery. Fine Unpainted ("Yellow Minyan") Alabastron (West Megaron, Annex).
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-35.jpg]Tsoungiza. LH I Pottery. Local Cooking Pots
West Megaron, Porch (18) and Main Room (19). [Rutter 1989]
[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-36.jpg]Thorikos. Tombs IV-V in Saddle N. of Mt. Velatouri. From SSE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-37.jpg]Thorikos. Tomb IV (Oval Tholos). Facade from SE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-38.jpg]Thorikos. Tomb IV (Oval Tholos). Facade with Blocking Wall In Situ across Dromos. From SE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-39.jpg]Thorikos. Tomb V (LH I Tumulus). Central "Megaron" and Grave Shaft, from S.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-4.jpg]Mycenae. Tomb of Aegisthus. View of Facade from SSW.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-40.jpg]Thorikos. Tomb V (LH I Tumulus). North Peribolos Wall and Steps from ENE; NW Corner of Central "Megaron" at Left Rear.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-41.jpg]Thorikos. Circular Tholos. Tomb Chamber and Stomion from SSW.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-42.jpg]Thorikos. Circular Tholos. Cracked Exterior Lintel and Masked Relieving Triangle, from NW.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-43.jpg]Thorikos. Built Elliptical Chamber Tomb, from SW.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-44.jpg]Thorikos. Built L-Shaped Chamber Tomb, from NE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-45.jpg]Tiryns. New Tholos. Dromos and Facade, from S.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-46.jpg]Vapheio. Tholos. Plan and Section.
Tountas 1889, as re-used by Pelon 1976
[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-47.jpg]Vapheio. Tholos. Tomb Chamber and Stomion, from WNW.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-48.jpg]Vo�dhokoilia. Headland (R) from NE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-49.jpg]Vo�dhokoilia. MH Tumulus with Inset LH Tholos Tomb, from SSE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-5.jpg]Mycenae. Panayia Tholos. View of Tomb Chamber from N.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-50.jpg]Vo�dhokoilia. Stomion of Tholos with Tomb Chamber Beyond, from S.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-6.jpg]Mycenae. Tomb of Clytemnestra. Dromos and Facade, from S.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-7.jpg]Mycenae. Tomb of Clytemnestra. Facade from SSE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-8.jpg]Mycenae. Lion Tomb. View toward Stomion from Center of Tomb Chamber (SSE).
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson19/thumbs/thumbs_19-9.jpg]Mycenae. Tomb of the Genii. Dromos and Facade, from WNW.
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