Minoan "Ladies in Blue" Fresco


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Minoan Ladies in Blue Women Fresco, Knossos, Crete, Greece

Minoan Ladies in Blue Women Fresco
Original Reproduction
Late Bronze Age (LBA)
Late Minoan (LM) Period
Knossos, Crete, Greece

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Artwork Description
Pieces of this fresco were found during Evan's excavation in the west wing of the Palace of Knossos and were later restored by Emile Gillieron. The three white-skinned female figures with narrow waists and beautifully coiled hairstyles in this fresco are wearing form-fitting dresses with bare breasts. They are elaborately adorned with delicate necklaces, bracelets, and hair ornaments in a display of the great wealth of the Minoan court. The original reconstructed fresco is on display at the Heraklion Archaeological Museum in Crete.

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