Tag: goddess

Supporting image for Aphrodite mosaic

This painting “The birth of Venus” also shows the birth of Aphrodite out of a shell (Venus is the Roman name for Aphrodite). It´s one of the most…

Supporting image for Aphrodite mosaic

This picture shows a view into the Zeugma Mosaic Museum in Gaziantep, Turkey, where the mosaic of Aphrodite´s birth can be found.

Nike, Goddess of Victory

With further investigation. We found that this figure is in fact a Nike, Goddess of victory. This is thought to be a figurine that decorates a large bowl….

Supporting image for the Sea thiasos

The picture shows an apulian red-figure pelike of a nereid nymph riding a dolphin. It is said that ca. 50 nereids, like the nereid on the stone relief…

Nike

Supportive image for the figure of the goddess Nike. This is a different angle but the same figure as the original post. Nike is the goddess of victory…

Nike goddess figure in bronze

The subject matter is the Greek goddess of victory; Nike. It is a bronze statue of a winged woman made in 550 BCE. She is also holding something…

Nike goddess figure in bronze

The subject matter is the Greek goddess of victory; Nike. It is a bronze statue of a winged woman made in 550 BCE. She is also holding something…

Nike Goddess

This is an image of what appears to be a Nike or a Harpe. She is winged and appears to be dancing because of the flowing , smooth…

Winged Cobra – Wadjet – Protector

Winged serpents were placed as guardians over Pharaohs. The feathered serpent is most often associated with rulers and kings or queens, as protectors or guardians. The image is…

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