MINOAN COLLECTION | Bronze jewellery

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Creator: Voula Karampatzaki

Category: Jewellery / Ring

Title: The treasure of Ariadne

Material: Bronze

Reason for Creation: Contemporary Minoans Exhibition | Branding Heritage | Crete 2018

Year of Creation: 2018

Inspired by: Minoan Civilization

Object of Inspiration: Ancient Spiral

Venue: Heraklion Archaeological Museum

Way of Acquisition: Donation to the organisation by the creator in 2018

Collection Number: ΒΗ/CM/7

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SOURCE OF INSPIRATION
The primal symbol of the spiral is considered one of the most powerful symbols of antiquity and symbolizes time and the evolution of life. Depictions of it date back to prehistoric times. In the photo, a mural with a representation of a double white spiral found at the settlement of Akrotiri of Thera in the “Xeste 3” building which is believed to have been the settlement’s public sanctuary.
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