Furthermore he wrought a green, like that which Daedalus once made in Cnossus for lovely Ariadne.
Cnossus was also assigned as the site of the labyrinth in which the Minotaur was confined.
Returning to Cnossus, of which he was a citizen, strange faces everywhere present themselves.
He was king of the island ( ), and he reigned, at the age of nine years only ( ), in Cnossus over the five nations.
The excavations at Cnossus have yielded thousands of tablets written in the linear script.
The war-gear in the palace of Cnossus was certainly stored apart in special chambers.
Lactantius, who copied from him, says, that it was at Cnossus in Crete.
In its structure and general arrangements it bears a general resemblance to the palace of Phaestus and Cnossus on a smaller scale.
If Greek was the language spoken at Cnossus and Mycenae, how is it that all attempts to decipher the script have hitherto failed?
At Cnossus, save some blocks of the amphitheatre, the Roman monuments visible in Venetian times have almost wholly disappeared.