Tholos Tombs

Circular masonry tombs, primarily of Mycenaean Greece, constructed with a corbeled dome, entered via a long walled passageway, and covered by a mound.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
2749
Names
tholos tombs
tholos tomb
beehive tombs
tombs, beehive
tombs, tholos
koepelgraven Dutch
koepelgraf Dutch
tholos Spanish
tolo funerario Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300005930. The J. Paul Getty Trust.