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This gold ornament in the form of a bee comes from the ancient Minoan civilisation of about BCE. It can be found in The British Museum, London. Creta, Bee Jewelry, Insect Jewelry, Jewelry Art, Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Viking Jewelry, Byzantine Jewelry, British Museum

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The Ancient Greek term for a mask is "prosopon" ("face") and was a significant element in the worship of Dionysus at Athens. Also, in the beginning stages of ancient Greek Theatre, masks were made out of light wood, linens, cork and sometimes hair. Ancient Greek Costumes, Ancient Greek Theatre, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Egyptian Art, Ancient Aliens, Greek History, Ancient History

City Dionysia - Masks, Costumes and Props

Ancient Greek Theater masks. The Ancient Greek term for a mask is "prosopon" (lit., "face") and was a significant element in the worship of Dionysus at Athens

 The Mycenaens on the mainland, were also dependent on fishing and marine life. Similar maritime themes appeared on their pottery. Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Le Kraken, Minoan Art, Bronze Age Civilization, Mycenaean, Motif Art Deco, Greek Pottery, Greek History

Mycenaean Octopus amphora 1400BC Rhodes British Museum.JPG

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Terracotta lekythos (oil flask) Attributed to the Nikon Painterca. Ancient Music, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Greek History, Ancient History, Motif Music, Greek Artifacts, Greek Paintings, Greece Art

Metropolitan Museum, NYC

Terracotta lekythos (oil flask) Attributed to the Nikon Painterca. 460–450

Arthur Evans reconstruction of the Blue Monkey Knossos Minoan archaeological site, Crete. © Paul Williams All rights reserved Ancient Greek Art, Egyptian Art, Ancient Greece, Egyptian Mythology, Egyptian Goddess, Ancient Aliens, Ancient Egypt, Creta, Greek History

Pictures of Minoan Art, Greece - Stock Photos | Funkystock Picture & Image Library Resource

Arthur Evans reconstruction of the Dolphin Frescos, Knossos Minoan archaeological site, Crete

Terracotta vase in the form of a lobster claw Attributed to the Class of Seven Lobster-Claws Greek, Attic, Classical period, ca. 460 B. red-figure 7 x cm Metropolitan Museum of Art, Classical Greece, Classical Period, Greek Pottery, Roman Art, Vase Shapes, Minoan, Greek Art, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Greece

Ваза в форме клешни лобстера

Terracotta Vase in the Form of a Lobster Claw ca. 460 BC . Greek, Classical Because so many aspects of Greek life depended on the sea, a vase in the shape of a lobster claw is not surprising. It is, however, exceptional and may be a variant of the askosa bag-shaped oil container provided…

Etruscan Votive Statuette Terracotta BC Worshippers with physical ailments appeased the gods with small terracotta models of the afflicted body part. These models were presented with a prayer,. Ancient Aliens, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Ancient History, Art History, Getty Museum, Carthage, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Civilizations

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The Ephebe of Antikythera - bronze statue of a young man. National Archaeological Museum of Athens Ancient Greek Sculpture, Ancient Greek Art, Greek Statues, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Roman Sculpture, Bronze Sculpture, Sculpture Art, Greek Soldier

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Fine bronze statue of a young man, a god or a hero who held a spherical object in his right hand (possibly Paris with the apple). It is one of the most brilliant products of the Peloponnesian bronze sculpture, perhaps the work of the famous sculptor Euphranor. It was found in the area of an ancient shipwreck off the island of Antikythera. Dated to 340 B.C.National Archaeological Museum of Athens New price: $6,799.00

Epicuro (Επίκουρος, 341 - 270 a.C) "No es lo que tenemos, sino lo que disfrutamos, lo que constituye nuestra abundancia". The Stoics, Ancient Greece, Portrait, Evolution, Religion, World, Face, People, Tattoos

When Epicurus Spoke of Pleasure, He Really Meant Introspection

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Kylix BC) Brygos Painter, Dionysos and Satyrs - Louvre - Mitología - Arte Mythology Books, Norse Mythology, Greek Mythology, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Rome Antique, Greek Tragedy, Louvre Paris, Mycenae

Silènes & Dionysos avec son thiase - Médaillon intérieur d'un kylix attique à figures rouges du Peintre de Brygos - vers 480 avant notre ère - Cabinet des médailles de la Bibliothèque nationale de France.

PHORMINX Attic Red-figure Amphora of Panathenaic Form Attributed to the Berlin Painter Ancient Music, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Greek Paintings, Greek Pottery, Greek And Roman Mythology, Black Figure, Greek Culture, Roman Art

A Magnificent and Highly Important Attic Red-figure Amphora of Panathenaic Form Attributed to the Berlin Painter

A Magnificent and Highly Important Attic Red-figure Amphora of Panathenaic Form, Attributed to the Berlin Painter Terracotta, Late Archaic, ca. 490-480 B.C.E. H. 24 1/2 in. (62.2 cm.) With inverted echinus foot, convex handles oval in section, molding on the neck, and echinus mouth, the obverse painted with a bearded musician singing and playing the kithara, his head thrown back, and wearing a voluminous robe and white wreath, his long pointed beard, moustache, and hair painter…