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Mycenaean gold disk, Late Helladic I period, 1600-1500 B.C..Dimensions: Other: 2 5/8 x 1/16 in. (6.7 x 0.2 cm)

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Gustav Klimt 'Adele Bloch-Bauer I', 1907, detail

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Did this today, except in bright blue. Awesome! He got bored though while I cut so do that ahead of time. He liked to staple and spray paint!

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Mycenae - Mycenae is an archaeological site in Greece, located about 90 kilometres (56 miles) southwest of Athens, in the north-eastern Peloponnese. From the hill on which the palace was located, one can see across the Argolid to the Saronic Gulf.

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Gold octopus ornament from Mycenae (which appears to be upside down) - around 12thC BC

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The Queen's bath, Palace of Knossos, Crete, Greece. Minoan civilisation, 16th century BC.

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Corinthian Helmet, bronze, Ancient Greece. The Mycenaeans made weapons and armor out of bronze to protect themselves in battles

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Greek Minoan / Mycenaean Gold Ring, 1600-1100 B.C.

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Linear B - Despite such a non-descriptive name, Linear B has proved to be the oldest surviving record of the Greek dialect known as Mycenaean, named after the great site of Mycenae where the legendary Agamemnon ruled. The script's usage spanned the time period between approximately 1500 BCE and 1200 BCE , and geographically covered the island of Crete, as well as the southern part of the Greek Mainland.

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The Minoan palace of Knossos, Crete. With already a history of extensive human occupation, the first palace was built here approximately 2000 BC.

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