Minoan Bullhead

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Late Minoan bull's head rhyton from the Little Palace at Knossos. c. 1500-1450 BC. Steatite and Limestone with Rock Crystal.

Minoan bullhead

The bull was a powerful symbol which appears often Minoan Art. The bull played a major role in Minoan religion.


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