Vici.org

Summary

The Royal Villa of Agia Triada

Class:

  • Building (other)
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Linear A tablets from Hagia Triada

147 Linear A tablets

Harvesters vase from Hagia Triada

Heraklion Archaeological Museum

Hagia Triada [Ayia Triada, Agia Triada, Agia Trias]

Minoan settlement.

Tomb of Kamilari

Minoan holos tomb with annexe. Minoan cemetery. Furnishings nowdays in Heraklion Archaeological Museum.

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The Royal Villa was built at the end of the Middle Minoan period (MM IIIB) or  in LM IA ca 1550 BC. and  was destroyed by fire in the generalised destruction of 1450.

Sources:

  1. http://www.minoancrete.com/agtriada.htm