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Goddess: Unknown Greek statue (probably Aphrodite) The Louvre Museum, Paris. Photo Photos: Olivier Daaram Jollant © All rights reserved. Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Aphrodite, Dark Romance, Louvre Museum, Louvre Paris, Renaissance, Sacred Feminine, Divine Feminine

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Late Geometric grave pithos from Thebes. Its body is decorated with zones containing geometric motifs of the period: maeanders, lozenges, narrow bands and vertical zig-zags. Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Romans, Ancient Greece, Ancient Egypt, Egyptian Art, Ancient Aliens, Greek History, Ancient History, European History

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Late Geometric grave pithos from Thebes. Its body is decorated with zones containing geometric motifs of the period: maeanders, lozenges, narrow bands and vertical zig-zags. Archaeological Museum, Thebes. Hellenic Ministry of Culture/Archaeological Receipts Fund. Dimakopoulou, K. and Konsola N., Archaiologiko Mouseio Thivas: Odigos, Archaeological Receipts Fund, Athens 1995 (B), table 28

statues of a maiden and a little girl Griechische Antike - full-length peplos over a chiton Ancient Greek Dress, Ancient Greek Clothing, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Romans, Ancient Greece, Ancient Memes, Ancient History, Art History, Classical Greece

Marble funerary statues of a maiden and a little girl | Greek, Attic | Late Classical | The Met

Period: Late Classical. Date: ca. 320 B.C.. Culture: Greek, Attic. Medium: Marble, Pentelic. Dimensions: H. of woman 56 7/8 in. (144.5 cm)H. of girl 40 9/1...

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 Mycenaean Funerary stone stele with chariot scene with spiral motifs. Mycenae, Grave Circle A, Grave V. Greek History, Ancient History, Macedonia, Ancient Greece, Ancient Egypt, Minoan Art, Bronze Age Civilization, Classical Greece, Mycenaean

chariot funerary stele

Funerary stele made of Poros stone with chariot scene relief. Mycenae, Grave Circle A, Grave V. 1500 BC. National Archaeological Museum, Athens. The spirals in the upper panel may represent waves, thus indicating the coastal location of the scene in the lower panel. The standing charioteer pulls at the reins, while a second figure, who holds a weapon, possibly a sword, in his left hand, is depicted in front of the chariot.

Terracotta figure of Aphrodite crowning a herm of Dionysos with an ivy wreath - 100 BC, circa from Myrina, now British Museum Ancient Greek Sculpture, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Ancient Goddesses, Greek Gods And Goddesses, Roman Sculpture, Sculpture Art, Aphrodite

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hellenismo: “ Ἐνάτη Μεσοῦντος/ Ἐνάτη ἐπὶ δέκα / Ἐννεακαιδεκάτη, XIX day From today’s sunset: nineteenth day of Gamelion. The nineteenth is always dedicated to purifications and apotropaic...

National Archaeological Museum of Athens - Grave Marker Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Romans, Ancient Greece, Ancient History, Art History, Classical Greece, Classical Art, Neon Cat, Empire Romain

National Archaeological Museum of Athens - Grave Marker

Family group on a grave marker

Marble stele (grave marker) of a woman - Late Classical period / Ancient Greek culture / Attic culture - circa 350 B. Roman Sculpture, Art Sculpture, Stone Sculpture, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Classical Period, Classical Art, Art Premier

Marble stele (grave marker) of a woman | Greek, Attic | Late Classical | The Met

This noble image of a woman brings to mind the philosopher Aristotle's description of commonly held beliefs about the dead: "In addition to believing that those who have ended this life are blessed and happy, we also think that to say anything false or slanderous against them is impious, from our feeling that it is directed against those who have already become our betters and superiors" (Of the Soul, quoted in Plutarch, A Letter to Apollonius 27)

Gold Rhyton - Athens, National Archeology Museum Gold rhyton in the shape of a lions head from Grave IV of Grave Circle A in Mycenae. It is an exquisite example of Mycenaean embossed work. Dated to the century BCE Creta, Historical Artifacts, Ancient Artifacts, Greek History, Ancient History, Minoan Art, Classical Greece, Mycenaean, Animal Symbolism

Gold Rhyton - Athens, National Archeology Museum Gold rhyton in the shape of a lions head from Grave IV of Grave Circle A in Mycenae. It is an exquisite example of Mycenaean embossed work. Dated to the 16th century BCE

Head of an athlete. Roman copy of the century CE after a Greek original of 460 BCE. Vienna, Museum of Art History. Photo by Ilya Shurygin. Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, History Museum, Art Museum, Art History, Classical Greece, Classical Art, Roman Sculpture

Head of an athlete. Vienna, Museum of Art History (Wien, Kunsthistorisches Museum)

Marble. Roman copy of the 2nd century CE after a Greek original of 460 BCE.

Greek Set of gold necklace pendants in the form of a basket, a kantharos and a flask, ornamented with emeralds. From a grave in Piraeus, c. Gold Pendant Necklace, Pendant Jewelry, Jewelry Art, Gold Jewelry, Roman Jewelry, Greek Jewelry, Medieval Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Byzantine Jewelry

Set of gold necklace pendants in the form of a basket, a kantharos and a flask, ornamented with emeralds. From a grave in Piraeus, 1st c. AD. | Benaki Museum of Greek Civilization

A GREEK TERRACOTTA APHRODITE                                                                                                                                                                       TANAGRA, CIRCA LATE 4TH-3RD CENTURY B.C. Ancient Greek Sculpture, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Ancient History, Greek History, Greek Artifacts, Roman Artifacts, Historical Artifacts

A GREEK TERRACOTTA APHRODITE , TANAGRA, CIRCA LATE 4TH-3RD CENTURY B.C.

TANAGRA, CIRCA LATE 4TH-3RD CENTURY B.C.

Grave Stele of Philoxenos with his Wife, Philoumene app. 400 b. (Greek) one of many stele at Getty Museum Ancient Greek Sculpture, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Greek History, Ancient History, Art History, Classical Greece, Museum Studies, Mycenae

Grave Stele of Philoxenos with his Wife, Philoumene (Getty Museum)

Grave Stele of Philoxenos with his Wife, Philoumene; Unknown; about 400 B.C.; Marble; 102.2 × 44.5 × 16.5 cm (40 1/4 × 17 1/2 × 6 1/2 in.); 83.AA.378; J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, California

LARGE HELLENISTIC TERRACOTTA DRAPED FEMALE dressed in a chiton. With her upraised arms she plaits a braid from which single strands remain on the inside of her left hand. On the right side of her head are attached numerous single locks. It now stands on a separately made square terracotta podium. Ca. 1st Century BC. Terracota, Ancient Beauty, Ancient Art, Greek Artifacts, Greek Antiquity, Mythological Characters, Classical Greece, Human Sculpture, Greek Culture

LARGE HELLENISTIC TERRACOTTA DRAPED FEMALE dressed in a chiton. With her upraised arms she plaits a braid from which single strands remain on the inside of her left hand. On the right side of her head are attached numerous single locks. It now stands on a separately made square terracotta podium. Ca. 1st Century BC.