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Warrior fresco, Orchomenos

Fragment from a miniature mural depicting a scene of boar hunting, from Orchomenos century BCE). The helmets the men wear are made of boar tusks and denote the high status of the two warriors.

coolartefact: “Hittite Bronze, Silver and Electrum Mountain God Figurine, c. Mid-2nd Millennium BC Source: https://imgur.com/idqxKro ”

Hittite Bronze, Silver and Electrum Mountain God Figurine, c. Millennium BC The technique used for the creation of this statuette is that of solid casting using the lost wax technique;

Hititler - Çorum, Türkiye

Hittites - Alacahöyük in Çorum, Turkey ( double headed eagles were a symbol of power to Turkish and Roman empires ) to denote their ability to conquer any enemy was unsurpassed by any county so they in their minds eye were invincible ✅

Tiryns, Tomb XXVIII. An inhumation grave containing the remains of a man and a woman. Submycenaean period, c. 1050-1025 BCE.  Archaeological Museum of Nafplion Nafplion, Greece

Submycenean bronze helmet, Tiryns helmet, Tiryns, B. Archaeological Museum of Nafplion Nafplion, Greece

mycenae - breastplate  Shaft Grave V, Grave Circle A, Mycenae. 1600-1500 BC. National Archaeological Museum, Athens.   Gold funerary breastplate decorated with repoussé spirals. Two repoussé circles indicate the nipples. The breast plates are reminiscent of the luxurious Pharaonic Egyptian burials, where the mummified bodies were covered entirely with gold.

mycenae - breastplate Shaft Grave V, Grave Circle A, Mycenae. Gold funerary breastplate decorated with repoussé spirals. Two repoussé circles indicate the nipples. What the king wore under his clothes.