thematic exhibitions  |  explore the stories that emerge through collections

Greek War of Independence in art

Τhe Greek War of Independence through works by Greek and philhellene artists of the 19th century.

Greek Customs: 190 years of history

The history of the modern Greek state through its’ customs service

Children's Portraits

Child Photography at the turn of the Century

The Great Indoors

The poetics of indoor space in modern Greek painting

Thessaloniki, a multicultural metropolis

Discover 130 years spanning the end of the Ottoman Empire and its integration in the modern Greek state

Stage and costume design in modern Greek theater

100 years of scenography in modern Greek theater


Mythological iconography from antiquity to present day

Olympic Games and Philosophy

Olympic Memorabilia

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Vessel, Archaeological object, Ceramic ware, Vase | 1600 - 1425 B.C.

Τριποδική μαγειρική χύτρα. Σχετικά χαμηλό, ευρύ, κυλινδρικό σώμα, προχοή στο χείλος και δύο οριζόντιες λαβές ψηλά στο σώμα. Έντονα ίχνη καύσης στην επιφάνειά της μαρτυρούν τη χρήση της ως μαγειρικό σκεύος. Προέρχεται από την περιοχή Νεροκούρου (1977) και χρονολογείται στη Μεσομινωική ΙΙΙ/Υστερομινωική Ι περίοδο (περ. 1700-1500 π.Χ.).

Institution:  Ephorate of Antiquities of Chania – Archaeological Museum of Chania

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