Goddess with Upraised Arms. Detail of Head with Poppy Flower Pods.
13th-12th c BCE Aegean Minoan (Late) Sculpture
(2800 BCE - 1100 BCE)
1300 BCE-1100 BCE
13th-12th c BCE
Herakleion. Crete. Greece.
Herakleion. Archeological Museum.
She is crowned with the buds of the opium poppy which was probably used to relieve pain.
MINOAN | Goddess with Upraised Arms. Detail of Head with Poppy Flower Pods. | 1300 BCE-1100 BCE | Aegean | Minoan (Late)