hismarmorealcalm: Fragmentary Colossal Head of a Youth Greek Hellenistic period 2nd century B.C. Marble Antikensammlung, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin “Pergamon and the Hellenistic Kingdoms of the Ancient World”

hismarmorealcalm: Fragmentary Colossal Head of a Youth Greek Hellenistic period 2nd century B.C. Marble Antikensammlung, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin “Pergamon and the Hellenistic Kingdoms of the Ancient World”

Is Alexander the Great Greek?

Is Alexander the Great Greek?

Roman marble bust of Alexander the great BCE), copied from a Greek statue by Eufranor; Alexander the Great BC – 323 BC) was perhaps the greatest military commander of all time.

Bowl, silver gilt, Greece, Late Hellenistic Period, circa 2nd-1st century BC - The Cleveland Museum of Art - The Cleveland Museum of Art

Bowl, silver gilt, Greece, Late Hellenistic Period, circa 2nd-1st century BC - The Cleveland Museum of Art - The Cleveland Museum of Art

Hellenistic Period. Map of the Successor Kingdoms, c. 303 BCE (Javierfv1212)

Hellenistic Period. Map of the Successor Kingdoms, c. 303 BCE (Javierfv1212)

* A Greek Garnet and Gold Pendant Necklace, Hellenistic Period, 3rd - 1st century BC

A Greek Garnet and Gold Pendant Necklace, Hellenistic Period, 3rd - 1st century BC

* A Greek Garnet and Gold Pendant Necklace, Hellenistic Period, 3rd - 1st century BC

A Biblical "Beehive" Unguent Jar and Lid, Hellenistic Period, ca. 3rd-1st Century BC

A Biblical "Beehive" Unguent Jar and Lid, Hellenistic Period, ca. 3rd-1st Century BC

source : pinterest _ bronze sculpture statue of eros sleeping greek, hellenistic period, the metropolitan museum of art, ny

source : pinterest _ bronze sculpture statue of eros sleeping greek, hellenistic period, the metropolitan museum of art, ny

Gold snake bracelet with garnet, from the Greek-Hellenistic period, 3rd-to-2nd century BC

Gold snake bracelet with garnet, from the Greek-Hellenistic period, 3rd-to-2nd century BC

Polybius (born in Megalopolis in c. 200 – c. 118 BC) - Greek historian of the Hellenistic period noted for his work, The Histories, which covered the period of 264–146 BC in detail. The work describes the rise of the Roman Republic to the status of dominance in the ancient Mediterranean world and included his eyewitness account of the Sack of Carthage in 146 BC. Polybius is also important for his analysis of the mixed constitution or the separation of powers in government.

Polybius (born in Megalopolis in c. 200 – c. 118 BC) - Greek historian of the Hellenistic period noted for his work, The Histories, which covered the period of 264–146 BC in detail. The work describes the rise of the Roman Republic to the status of dominance in the ancient Mediterranean world and included his eyewitness account of the Sack of Carthage in 146 BC. Polybius is also important for his analysis of the mixed constitution or the separation of powers in government.

STATUE OF MARSYAS   The Statue of Marsyas, dated to the Hellenistic period, was found in Tarsus, a historical city in south-central Turkey.   He is depicted as hung from a tree and his muscles stretched due to torture draw attention. So to say, he has a physically silent but angry expression. The original version of this special statue should have been placed to the center of a group of statues including the statue of Apollo sitting on his left side and a slave sharpening his knife in order…

STATUE OF MARSYAS The Statue of Marsyas, dated to the Hellenistic period, was found in Tarsus, a historical city in south-central Turkey. He is depicted as hung from a tree and his muscles stretched due to torture draw attention. So to say, he has a physically silent but angry expression. The original version of this special statue should have been placed to the center of a group of statues including the statue of Apollo sitting on his left side and a slave sharpening his knife in order…

A Greek terracotta group of Aphrodite on a goose. Hellenistic Period, circa 2nd-1st Century B.C. - Or Leda and the Zeus as a swan, the bird with the a long curving neck, the goddess depicted seated on the back of the bird, with drapery around her lower body and wearing a stephane in her hair.| © Bonhams 2001-2014

A Greek terracotta group of Aphrodite on a goose. Hellenistic Period, circa 2nd-1st Century B.C. - Or Leda and the Zeus as a swan, the bird with the a long curving neck, the goddess depicted seated on the back of the bird, with drapery around her lower body and wearing a stephane in her hair.| © Bonhams 2001-2014

A GREEK ROCK CRYSTAL AND GOLD AMPHORISKOS HELLENISTIC PERIOD, CIRCA 3RD-2ND CENTURY B.C.

A GREEK ROCK CRYSTAL AND GOLD AMPHORISKOS HELLENISTIC PERIOD, CIRCA 3RD-2ND CENTURY B.C.

A GREEK GOLD AND GARNET NECKLACE   HELLENISTIC PERIOD, CIRCA 3RD-2ND CENTURY B.C. [with close up of terminals and pendant]

A GREEK GOLD AND GARNET NECKLACE HELLENISTIC PERIOD, CIRCA 3RD-2ND CENTURY B.C. [with close up of terminals and pendant]

~ Mirror cover with winged Eros.  Culture: Greek  Period: Early Hellenistic Period  Date: ca. 300 B.C.  Medium: Bronze

~ Mirror cover with winged Eros. Culture: Greek Period: Early Hellenistic Period Date: ca. 300 B.C. Medium: Bronze

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