Tag: goddess

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…

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…

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

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…

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, 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 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.

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…

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