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Minoan Architecture: The Palaces

[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-1.jpg]3180Phaistos. Palace. Theatral Area and W. Entrance from W.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-10.jpg]2483Phaistos. Palace. North Wing, Mudbrick Storage Bins from W.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-11.jpg]2370Phaistos. Palace. West Wing, Vestibule to Magazines (Room 25) from WNW.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-12.jpg]2221Phaistos. Palace. North Wing, Peristyle Court (Room 74) from Room 93 to NNW.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-13.jpg]2370Phaistos. Palace. North Entry Passage to Central Court (Corridor 41) from N.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-14.jpg]2530Phaistos. Palace. W. Side of S. End of North Entry Passage (Corridor 41) to Central Court from ENE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-15.jpg]2350Phaistos. Palace. Central Court, N. Facade, West Niche and Half-column from S.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-16.jpg]2080Phaistos. Palace. Central Court, East Colonnade from SSE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-17.jpg]2060Phaistos. Palace. Central Court from S.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-18.jpg]1990Phaistos. Palace. Central Court, N. Facade from SE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-19.jpg]1920Phaistos. Palace. Central Court, N. Facade, W. Niche.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-2.jpg]1830Phaistos. Palace. Theatral Area from SE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-20.jpg]1800Phaistos. Palace. Central Court, NW Corner from SE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-21.jpg]1720Phaistos. Palace. Theatral Area. Foundation of Original N. Facade from W.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-22.jpg]1620Phaistos. Palace. Theatral Area and Protopalatial Shrine from WNW.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-23.jpg]1620Phaistos. Palace. Theatral Area. Reconstructed North Facade from E.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-24.jpg]1620Phaistos. Palace. Theatral Area.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-25.jpg]1570Phaistos. Palace. Theatral Area. North Facades, Original and Reconstructed, from W.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-26.jpg]1490Phaistos. Palace. Panorama of West Courts and West Facades from NW.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-27.jpg]1370Phaistos. Palace. West Entrance (Rooms 67-68-69-69A) from E.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-28.jpg]1290Phaistos. Old Palace. West Facade near S. End from SSW.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-29.jpg]1320Phaistos. Old Palace. Entrance
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-3.jpg]1380Phaistos. Palace. Central Court and Mt. Ida from SSE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-30.jpg]1250Phaistos. Old Palace. West Court and West Facade from NW.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-31.jpg]1140Phaistos. Old Palace. West Facade from SW.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-32.jpg]1200Phaistos Ridge from Petrokephali (E) with Mt. Kentros in Background.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-33.jpg]1230Phaistos. Palace. Panorama of Palace and Mesara Plain from NW.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-34.jpg]1320Phaistos. Old Palace. Light-on-Dark Pithos (MM II).
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-35.jpg]1360Knossos. Palace. Theatral Area. General View from SSW with Giant Gypsum
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-36.jpg]1270Knossos. Palace. Theatral Area. View from E down Royal Road.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-37.jpg]1220Knossos. Royal Road. View from Just W. of Theatral Area, from E.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-38.jpg]1130Knossos. Palace. Theatral Area. South Portion of Theatral Area, from ESE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-39.jpg]1140Knossos. Royal Road. View toward Theatral Area, from W. near West End.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-4.jpg]1200Phaistos. Palace. Bench in Room 23, West Wing, from SE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-40.jpg]1130Knossos. Royal Road. Branch Road Turning S. off Royal Road near Latter's West End. From S.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-41.jpg]1150Knossos. Palace. West Court. Giant Gypsum
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-42.jpg]1260Knossos. Palace. N. Face of EM III Terrace Wall at N. End of West Court. From N.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-43.jpg]1200Knossos. Palace. W. Face of EM III Terrace Wall at N. End of West Court. From NW.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-44.jpg]1160Knossos. Palace. West Court. W. Facade of Palace and
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-45.jpg]1160Knossos. Palace. West Court. W. Facade of Palace and
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-46.jpg]1140Knossos. Palace. West Entrance. View of West Facade. From WSW.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-47.jpg]1090Knossos. Palace. Detail of West Facade Showing Recesses in Plan and Clamping of Orthostates. From N.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-48.jpg]1190Knossos. Palace. W. Wing. Magazines 4-5 from E.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-49.jpg]1290Knossos. Palace. W. Wing. Magazine 16 from E.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-5.jpg]1260Phaistos. Palace. East Residential Quarters (Rooms 63-64) from E.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-50.jpg]1130Knossos. Palace. W. Wing. Facade of Tripartite Shrine from SE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-51.jpg]1140Knossos. Palace. W. Wing. Temple Repository Cists from ENE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-52.jpg]1397Knossos. Palace. W. Wing. View of Throne from ESE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-53.jpg]1230Knossos. Palace. N. Wing. Customs House and W. Bastion of N. Entry Passage from NNW.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-54.jpg]1250Knossos. Palace. N. Wing. Customs House and N. Entry Passage from NNE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-55.jpg]1210Knossos. Palace. N. Wing. NW Lustral Basin from E.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-56.jpg]1170Knossos. Palace. W. Wing. Magazines 5-6 from E.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-57.jpg]1190Arkalochori: View NNE toward Galatas (at Upper Right).
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-58.jpg]1080Kommos. Building J, Room 5: Detail of Main N Doorway into Building J, from SW (Interior) Looking Out onto the Main E-W Road.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-59.jpg]1010Kommos. Building J, Room 5 and Stairwell to South: View from N of Paved Floor of Room 5 and Pier-and-Door Partition Opening into Stairwell Beyond.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-6.jpg]1030Phaistos. Palace. North Residential Quarters (Rooms 77-78-79-85) from SE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-60.jpg]1020Kommos. Building J, Stairwell to S of Room 5: View from S of Beginning (=W End) of First Flight of Steps, with Mortised Block Marking W End of Wall Running along Main Axis of Stairwell.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-61.jpg]1010Kommos. Building T: LM IA Final Flagstone Floor at W End of North Stoa, from ENE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-62.jpg]1000Kommos. W End of N Wall of Building T Abutting against E Wall of Building J, with E-W Minoan Road at Lower Right and Main Entrance into J Room 5 toward Upper Right, from NE.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-63.jpg]980Kommos. Building T, N Wall: Detail of Construction of Orthostate Wall including the Largest Single Cut Block Known in Minoan Architecture.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-64.jpg]1120Crete. Locations of original Minoan palatial sites.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-65.jpg]1231Crete. Locations of all currently located Minoan palatial sites.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-66.jpg]1530Crete. Knossos. Plan of the Throne Room.
Arthur Evans, Palace of Minos, Fig. 1.
[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-7.jpg]1210Phaistos. Palace. North Wing, Men's Hall (Room 50) from W.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-8.jpg]1150Phaistos. Palace. North Residential Quarters, Pier-and-Door Partition between Rooms 79 and 85 from E.
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[img src=http://www.dartmouth.edu/~prehistory/aegean/wp-content/flagallery/lesson12/thumbs/thumbs_12-9.jpg]1180Phaistos. Palace. North Wing, Paved Court and Well, from WNW.
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