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Relief Depicting Gilgamesh Between Two Bull-Men Supporting a Winged Sun Disk Support Image

This Image is of the hero Gilgamesh between the two bull-men holding up the sun disk engraved into black stone. The stone relief is almost identical to our…

Gilgamesh between two Bulls holding a winged Sundisk

The subject matter of the work is Gilgamesh between two bulls holding a winged sun disk. It is a stone relief with many organic lines and linear lines…

Lassamu Side View

Support for Lamassu Lamassu- Winged Lion Man. 883-859 B.C.; Neo-Assyrian period, reign of Ashurnasirpal II 10 ft tall. 883-859 BC, Alabaster stone. Sculpted in relief. Housed at the…

Jeweled Scarab notes

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…

Winged Gorgoneion

This metal piece is a bronze shield decoration, measuring 27” by 18”. The wooden structure of the shield has disintegrated. The verdigris patina of aged bronze is evident…

Roman mosaic of Cupid

The subject matter of this piece is a Cupid holding a mirror riding a fish (dolphin). The work is a Roman mosaic. The tiles are placed separately but…

Class Notes – Mosaic

Mosaic Hybrid creature – Hybrid creature eating a small animal, maybe a lizard – Maybe a Chimera? – Mosaic, looks like it is part of a larger narrative…

Class notes

Harpy or Siren -harpies steal things from people, mostly food. And are very mischievous -Sirens sing a song to lure people to them – Sculpture made of stone,…

Pan, Aphrodite and Eros

Pan and Aphrodite Sculpture of a group including Pan, Aphrodite and flying cherub. Pan is drawing Aphrodite towards him, but Aphrodite is holding her left sandal in her…

Aphrodite, Pan, and Eros – Not preliminary- after researching

Aphrodite and Eros are fighting off the advances of Pan. Aphrodite is the naked goddess of beauty and love. Eros is the little winged son of Aphrodite. Pan…

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