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    THE BULL-BAITERS From the painting by John Duncan, A.R.S.A....Apparently Women were trained in the arts of bull dancing along with men...

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    The Bull-Baiters by John Duncan, 1917, from Myths of Crete and Pre-Hellenic Europe by Donald A. Mackenzie

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    The Bull-Baiters, 1917 by John Duncan (Scottish 1866-1945).... from Myths of Crete and Pre-Hellenic Europe by Donald A. Mackenzie

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Ladies of the Minoan Court by John Duncan, 1917, from Myths of Crete and Pre-Hellenic Europe by Donald A. Mackenzie

A Minoan bull statue. The Minoans were a Bronze Age, mercantile society

Minoan fresco, love this culture, they would jump the bulls- wall is treated with lime and plaster becomes permanent part of surface- earliest were created by minoans in Crete

The Minoan was a Bronze Age civilization that arose on the island of Crete and flourished from approximately the 27th century BCE to the 15th century BCE.

Painting by John William Waterhouse, an English painter known for working in the Pre-Raphaelite style.

Minoan bull leaping fresco (1600 - 1450 B.C.) Archaeological Museum of Herakleion

The "boxer rhyton", with scenes of boxing, wrestling and bull-leaping, found in Agia Triada. From the 15th century BC. Archaeological Museum, Iraklion, Crete, Greece.