Gold objects from Mycenae

The Gold of Mycenae

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Mycenae was the home of the Greek king-of-kings Agamemnon during the time of Homer’s Iliad. This was hundreds of years before the Classical Age began. Without any physical evidence to tell them otherwise, early historians believed that Homer’s epic tales of men and gods caught up in great battles must have been mythology and nothing more. […]