Fragments of architecture from the building, commonly known as the 'Treasury of Atreus' at Mycenae.
After a long time the people of Mycenae had no food left in their city.
We see all the beautiful work in gold and silver and gems and ivory, and we think, "Those men of old Mycenae were artists."
One such old palace has been uncovered at Tiryns near Mycenae.
Hither they launch forth, and hide on the solitary shore: we fancied they were gone, and had run down the wind for Mycenae.
This was the chief of all the hosts, Agamemnon, king of Mycenae and Argos.
He discovered that he could learn many useful things from the men who dwelt behind the high stone walls of Mycenae, and Tiryns.
The Greeks had a tradition that the chieftains of Mycenae came from Lydia.
Breastplates and ornaments of gold were buried with the mummies of kings and nobles of Egypt and Mycenae.
He is always the first to propose flight, though he will "return with shame" to Mycenae.