Dolphin Decorated Pithoi, Akrotiri

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 03 August 2013
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A large storage pithoi decorated with dolphins and lilies, 17th century BCE, Akrotiri. (Museum of Prehistoric Thera, Santorini).

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Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2013, August 03). Dolphin Decorated Pithoi, Akrotiri. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1369/dolphin-decorated-pithoi-akrotiri/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Dolphin Decorated Pithoi, Akrotiri." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 03, 2013. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1369/dolphin-decorated-pithoi-akrotiri/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Dolphin Decorated Pithoi, Akrotiri." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 03 Aug 2013. Web. 19 Oct 2021.