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Agia Triada Chamaizi Gournia Juktas Knossos Malia Modi Petsophas Phaistos Philioremos Pyrgos Traostalos Tylissos Vathypetro Zakros

Agia Triada

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Agia Triada with view to west
View to the west, villa right foreground
 
The pillared hall of the villa
Bench room of the villa at Agia Triada
 
Close-up of the pillared hall
Close-up of the bench room
 
Agia Triada with view to west from the pillared hall
View to the west from the bench room
 
Agia Triada west wall before the pillared hall
Remains of the wall before the bench room
 
Agia Triada with view to west
North wall of the megaron, looking west, villa below to the right
 
view of Mt Ida from Agie Triada
View directly to the east from the villa, Mt Ida in the distance

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Chamaizi

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view of the hill with oval house
The oval house on top of the hill
 
air view of Chamaizi
Air view. With permission of Myers, Myers & Cadogan (1992:79)
 
Mt Modi from Chamaizi
Mt Modi from Chamaizi
 
Mt Selina from Chamaizi
Mt Selina from Chamaizi
 
Mt Ida from Chamaizi
Mt Ida from Chamaizi
 
view east from Chamaizi
View to the east
 
view south from Chamaizi
View to the south  
view southwest from Chamaizi
View to the southwest

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Gournia, MM II and LM IA houses

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air view of Gournia
Air view of Gournia
 
the northern shrine at Gournia
Northern Minoan shrine
 
closeup of the northern shrine at Gournia
Close-up of the Northern Minoan shrine
 

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Juktas, peak sanctuary

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Juktas as seen from Knossos
Juktas as seen from the palace at Knossos
 

sections with photos
Section with photos 

                                                                                         north wall of the ramp on the southern side of the building                                view to the north from Juktas                               projecting part of the sanctuary
                                                                                    North wall of the ramp on the                                 View to the north                                          Projecting part
                                                                                    southern side of the sanctuary 

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Knossos, palace, south-east house

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The central court from the door into the corridor of the house tablets
View of the Central Court through the door into the Corridor of the House Tablets
 
The stone bowl at the western end of the Corridor
The stone bowl at the western end of the Corridor
 
Close-up of the bowl
Close-up of the bowl
 
Reflection at sunrise on the equinoxes
The refection at sunrise at the equinoxes; note the double axe on the left.
 
Close-up of the bowl and reflection
Close-up of the bowl and reflection
 
The lenticular depression in the wall where the reflection appears
The lenticular depression in the wall where the reflection sppears
 
Close-up of the reflection
Close-up of the reflection
 
Sunrise at the equinoxes in a 4-year cycle, 1996-1999 BCE
Sunrise at the equinoxes in a four-year cycle
 
The Ailias ridge opposite the south-east house
The Ailias ridge opposite the south-east house
 
The pillar crypt of the south-east house from the east
View from the east of the pillar crypt in the south-east house
 
The pillar crypt of the south-east house from the southwest
View from the southwest of the pillar crypt in the south-east house

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Malia, palace

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Malia, view to the east from the central court
View to the east from the pillar crypt
 
Malia, view to the southeast from the central court
View to the southeast from the Central Court
 
View of Mt Selina to the south
View of Mt Selina to the south
 
view to the northeast
View to the northeast from the Central Court
 
The kernos
The kernos
 
The megaron built on the ruins of the palace
The megaron built on the palace ruins in the north wing

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Modi, peak sanctuary

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Wall AB of the peak sanctuary looking towards A
Wall AB of the peak sanctuary looking towards A
 
Black and white photo of Wall AB looking towards A
Black and white photo of Wall AB looking towards A
 
Black and white photo of Wall AB looking towards B
Black and white photo of Wall AB looking towards B
 
Modi from Traostalos
Modi from Traostalos
 
Petsophas and Simodi from Modi
Petsophas and Simodi from Modi
 
Petsophas from Modi
Petsophas from Modi

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Petsophas, peak sanctuary

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Corner C of the peak sanctuary. The wall CE was oriented very nearly to sunrise at the summer 
	solstice in 2000 BCE.
Corner C of the peak sanctuary. The wall CE was oriented very nearly to sunrise at the summer solstice in 2000 BCE.
 
angle ABC of the peak sanctuary
Angle ABC of the peak sanctuary
 
View to the east from Petsophas
View to the east from Petsophas. The east end of the wall CE is to the left.
 
View to the north from Petsophas
View to the north from Petsophas.
 
View of the peak of Simodi to the south of Petsophas
View of the peak of Simodi to the south.
 
View of the peak of Traostalos to the south of Petsophas
View of the peak of Traostalos to the south.
 

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Phaistos, palace

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Aerial view of the palace at Phaistos
Aerial view of the palace. From Myers, Myers and Cadogan (1992:237), with permission.
 
View to the west from the palace at Phaistos
View to the west.
 
View to the north from the palace at Phaistos
View to the north from the west side of the central court.
 
View to the east from the palace at Phaistos
View to the east.
 
Change in orientation of the west side of the central court
Change in orientation between the west side of the central court and the west wall of the palace.
 

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Philioremos, peak sanctuary

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Philioremos from the peak sanctuary on Pyrgos
Philioremos from the peak sanctuary on Pyrgos. 1996
 
chapel north of room 1 of the peak sanctuary on Philioremos
Chapel east of room 1 of the peak sanctuary. 1996
 
Southwest corner of room2 of the peak sanctuary on Philioremos
Southwest corner of room 2 of the peak sanctuary. 1996
 
Part of the wall of room 1 of the peak sanctuary on Philioremos
Part of a wall of room 1. 1996
 
view of Stroumboulas to the north of Philioremos
View to the northeast with Stroumboulas in the center. 1996
 
view east of the peak sanctuary on Philioremos
View of Sklavokampos to the east. 1996
 
view west of the peak sanctuary on Philioremos
View to the west. 1996
 
view south of the peak sanctuary on Philioremos
View to the south. 1996
 

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Pyrgos, peak sanctuary

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Wall CD of the peak sanctuary, from D towards C
Wall CD of the peak sanctuary, from D towards C
 

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Traostalos, peak sanctuary

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Tylissos, villas A and C

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Aerial view of the villas at Tylissos
Aerial view of the villas at Tylissos, with LM III house built over them. From Myers, Myers and Cadogan (1992:273), with permission.
 
The vestibule of villa A
The vestibule of villa A. Photo by Blomberg.
 
The vestibule of villa A, from Hazzidakis'report
The vestibule of villa A, from Hazzidakis' report.
 
The entrace to villa C
The entrance to villa C. Photo by Blomberg.
 
The eastern horizon from villa A
The eastern horizon from villa C. Photo by Blomberg.
 
Looking west from the entrance to villa A
Looking west from the entrance to villa C. Photo by Blomberg.
 
The mountain Pyrgos from Tylissos.
The mountain Pyrgos from Tylissos.
 
The Middle Minoan wall looking east. The orientation is to sunrise at the equinox
Middle Minoan wall looking east. It has an exact orientation to sunrise at the equinoxes.
 
The Middle Minoan wall looking west.
Middle Minoan wall looking west.
 

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Vathypetro, villa

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Zakros, palace (artcle 2000 Heraklion)

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Agia Triada Chamaizi Gournia Juktas Knossos Malia Modi Petsophas Phaistos Philioremos Pyrgos Traostalos Tylissos Vathypetro Zakros