Cycladic culture is best known for its schematic flat idols
The Cyclades (/ˈsɪklədiːz/; Greek: Κυκλάδες, [cikˈlaðes]) are an island group of 56 main islands in the Aegean Sea, southeast of mainland Greece and a former administrative prefecture of Greece. They are one of the island groups which constitute the Aegean archipelago. The name refers to the islands around (κυκλάς) the sacred island of Delos. The Cyclades is where the native Greek breed of cat (the Aegean cat) originated. The largest island of the Cyclades is Naxos.
Name list of the most important Cycladic Islands:
ANAFI, ANDROS, DELOS, IOS, KEA, KYMOLOS, KYNAROS, KYTHNOS, MILOS, MYCONOS, NAXOS, PAROS, ANTIPAROS, SANTORINI (THYRA), SERIFOS, SIKINOS, SIFNOS, SYROS, TINOS, FOLEGANROS, POLYEGOS, as well the groupe of "Small Cyclades" DONOUSSA, MAKARES, HERAKLIA, KOUFONISSIA, SCHYNOUSSA, KEROS, ANTIKEROS
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