|Pyramidal tomb at Krannonas
The pyramidal tomb of Krannona is one of the most important funerary monuments uncovered within the tumuli cemetery of the ancient city, among tholos tombs, vaulted tombs and other pyramidal tombs. It is distinguished for its architectural structure and its painted decoration, which secures dating to the fourth century BC.
The tomb constitutes an excellent construction of yellowish ashlar blocks, externally bearing traces of the sculptor's blade. The dromos (entrance passageway) is reminiscent ...