Minoan civilization, Bronze Age civilization of Crete that flourished from about 3000 bc to about 1100 bc. Its name derives from Minos, either a dynastic title or the name of a particular ruler of Crete who has a place in Greek legend. Snake goddess, faience statuette from the temple depository of Knossos, c. 1600 BC.
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