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Laconian Geometric ceramics from the Amyklaion

Above left: Heads from terracotta figurines, late 8th c. BCE (Inv. 4381, 4382).

Below left: Fragment of a pyxis with dancers, lyre, and scorpion, ca. 750-690 BCE (Inv. 234).

Right: Handmade vase, late 8th c. BCE (Inv. 129).

 

From the Amyklaion (the sanctuary of Apollo Amyklaios, modern Agia Kyriaki near Sparta).

 

National Archaeological Museum

Athens, Greece

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Taken on May 18, 2010