Sep
29

All that glitters is gold The grave of the griffin warrior at Pylos

The first account in London by the excavators Sharon Stocker and Jack Davis of the major archaeological discovery in Greece last year. The unrobbed grave of a Mycenaean warrior-prince of the 15th century BC, buried with his weapons and a wealth of sealstones and jewellery next to the site of the later Palace of Nestor, matches contemporary graves such as those at Mycenae. Fund-raising lecture. Tickets £20. Apply through www.anglohellenicleague.org. The Hellenic […]