Wednesday, September 28, 2016
The great Mycenean tholos tombs
Excavations in the Treasury of Atreus
by Schliemann and his wife Sophia (1875).
From Henry Schliemann's book "Mycenae"
The great tholos tomb "Treasury of Atreus"
The tomb of Clytaemnestra
The tomb of Aegisthos
Tomb of the Lions
Tomb of the Lions - The lintel consists of three blocks
Tomb of the Lions - The upper part of the tholos has collapsed