Unformatted text preview: o Found with traces of paint-Male Lyre player-Keros, Cyclades, c. 2700-2500BC. o Marble o Has a lyre in his hands. o Considered companions of the dead o Begin to disappear at the same time Minoan Crete begins to rise. -Aerial view of palace at Knossos-Crete, Minoan, Greece,1700-1400BC. o Peaceful bronze age culture(Crete) o Discovered by Sr. Arthur Evans in the early 1900’s Publishes the Palace of king Minosos at Knossos in 1921-Minos was the son of the god Zeus and mortal Europa who on Crete had Minos. Then she married the king of Crete making Minos the prince. Posideon gives Minos a white bull and tells him to sacrifice it but he doesn’t. His wife is bestowed with a want to have make love with the bull. From there the Menetar is born. -...
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- Spring '07
- Minoan civilization, Knossos, Minoan Crete, time Minoan Crete, geographically distinct regions