MINOAN POTTERY PRINCE WITH LILIES AND DOLPHIN FRESCO MURAL GREEK VASE 9.84 INCHES
Greek pottery minoan Period
Prince with lilies and dolphin
Handmade hand painted with high quality materials
height 25 cm (9.84 inches) diameter 13 cm (5.12 inches)
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Greek pottery Minoan period HANDMADE - HANDPAINTED with high quality materials eco friendly colors. Height 25 cm (9.84 inches) diameter 13 cm (5.12 inches) FREE STANDARD SHIPPING Minoan fresco mural. On SIDE A the central image is the Dolphin. It is painted in beautiful colors, swims in a sea landscape. On the other side of the amphora, SIDE B one of the most important Minoan frescoes found in Knossos is that of "Prince with lilies", which is very fragmentary and has been completed for the most part. The composition is colorful, vibrant. In low relief, there is an imposing male figure walking to the left on an indefinite red background. He wears the typical Minoan waistband with a wide belt, necklace and a rich headgear decorated with lilies and peacock feathers. The stance of his hands indicates that he may have carried an animal or a mythical monster, griffon or sphinx with his left hand.
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