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L’une des plus anciennes représentations connues de labyrinthe, sur une tablette d’époque mycénienne à Pylos. Musée national archéologique d’Athènes

Reverse of a clay tablet from Pylos bearing the motif of the Labyrinth. The tablet, the earliest datable representation of the classical labyrinth, was recovered from the remains of the Mycenaean palace of Pylos, destroyed by fire 1200 BCE

Linear B Tablet l4th century BCE donated by Sir Arthur Evans in l9l0

Linear B Tablet century BCE donated by Sir Arthur Evans in

Égypte (IIe & IIIe siècle) Table égyptienne.

Égypte (IIe & IIIe siècle) Table égyptienne.

Athena Review, 3,3: Minoan Crete: Bronze Age Writing on Crete: Hieroglyphs, Linear A, and Linear B. Linear B text from Knossos (Herakleion Museum cat. #87; photo: Athena Review)

Athena Review, 3,3: Minoan Crete: Bronze Age Writing on Crete: Hieroglyphs, Linear A, and Linear B. Linear B text from Knossos (Herakleion Museum cat. #87; photo: Athena Review)

Mycenaean tablet (MY Oe 106) inscripted in linear B coming from the House of the Oil Merchant. The tablet registers an amount of wool which is to be dyed. National Archaeological Museum of Athens, n. 7671.

Mycenaean tablet (MY Oe inscripted in linear B coming from the House of the Oil Merchant. The tablet registers an amount of wool which is to be dyed. National Archaeological Museum of Athens, n.

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One of the smallest of the historic labyrinths, the tiny labyrinth labelled…

A MAYA POLYCHROME VESSEL,  LATE CLASSIC, CA. A.D. 550-950  the tapering form painted with two lords seated between columns and exchanging bundles of feathers and ritual flowers, one figure wearing a large jaguar head with spotted pelt of skin as ear ornament, the other figure with long dark coiffure wrapped in quetzal plumes, a column of secondary glyphs including ahau , "lord", and primary sequence boldly painted above.

A Maya polychrome vessel, Late Classic, Mexico, ca.

May the Lord bless humanity.

A Labyrinth is a maze that has only one path. The four plants in the corners symbolize spirals and finding your inner self: oak, ivy, maple and hazel.

Robert Morris is an American sculptor, conceptual artist and writer. He is regarded as one of the most prominent theorists of Minimalism along with Donald Judd but he has also made important contributions to the development of performance art, land art, the Process Art movement and installation art.

Robert Morris, Philadelphia Labyrinth, 1974 - made of concrete, I believe

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