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Gorgias Epicurean

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Ελλάς αρχή και τέλος των πάντων: -Ένας τόπος ιερός ένας λαός ξεχωριστός μια ιστορία μοναδική που θαυμάζει ολόκληρη η οικουμένη!!! (6 βίντεο)

Ελλάς αρχή και τέλος των πάντων: -Ένας τόπος ιερός ένας λαός ξεχωριστός μια ιστορία μοναδική που θαυμάζει ολόκληρη η οικουμένη!!! (6 βίντεο)

Hera - Queen of the Gods from Greek Mythology, Goddess of Women and marriage. She was one of the three sisters and wife of Zeus. Known for her vengeful nature and hatred towards the women and resulting children of Zeus' unfaithfulness. In Roman Mythology (sister and wife of Jupiter) her gentler side is depicted and she is shown associated with fertility and motherhood. Cow, lion and peacock are her scared animals. The pomegranate is also one of her symbols.

Hera - Queen of the Gods from Greek Mythology, Goddess of Women and marriage. She was one of the three sisters and wife of Zeus. Known for her vengeful nature and hatred towards the women and resulting children of Zeus' unfaithfulness. In Roman Mythology (sister and wife of Jupiter) her gentler side is depicted and she is shown associated with fertility and motherhood. Cow, lion and peacock are her scared animals. The pomegranate is also one of her symbols.

Roman gold and carved sardonyx earring; the teardrop pendant is inscribed with a wreath; the square stone is inscribed TE KALE, 'to the beautiful one'. 4th century AD

For all my Roman Laurel Friends. The earring is inset with sardonyx intaglios. It has one square stone inscribed (in Greek) TE KALE ("To the beautiful one") and one teardrop-shaped pendant inscribed with a wreath.

Fragment of an orange-red cornelian intaglio: woman seated on a winged phallus.

Fragment of an orange-red cornelian intaglio: woman seated on a winged phallus.

From a tomb in Tillia Tepe, Afghanistan, a piece of first century jewelry depicting the goddess Athena. The image of Athena is from the national museum in Kabul, and the photograph was taken in 2006 when the piece was among those in the "Afghanistan, Rediscovered Treasures" exhibition at Musee Guimet in Paris, France. Though much war and looting has resulted in loss of many of Afghanistan's antiquities, this is among those that survive.

Ring with a bezel depicting Athena and inscribed with her name Afghanistan, Tillia tepe, tomb II century gold x cm Musée National d’Afghanistan – MK

From a tomb in Tillia Tepe, Afghanistan, a piece of first century jewelry depicting the goddess Athena. The image of Athena is from the national museum in Kabul, and the photograph was taken in 2006 when the piece was among those in the "Afghanistan, Rediscovered Treasures" exhibition at Musee Guimet in Paris, France. Though much war and looting has resulted in loss of many of Afghanistan's antiquities, this is among those that survive.

Ring with a bezel depicting Athena and inscribed with her name Afghanistan, Tillia tepe, tomb II century gold x cm Musée National d’Afghanistan – MK

GREEK BACTRIAN STYLE GOLD EARRING PAIR -  A matched pair of undated archaistic earrings, each comprising a two-part hollow hinged loop, oblate collar with pyramid of seven spheres, granule detailing, two lateral drop-shaped plaques with granule border and inset garnet cabochons.

GREEK BACTRIAN STYLE GOLD EARRING PAIR - A matched pair of undated archaistic earrings, each comprising a two-part hollow hinged loop, oblate collar with pyramid of seven spheres, granule detailing, two lateral drop-shaped plaques with granule border and inset garnet cabochons.

Etruscan civilization, 4th century b.C. Circa 350 b.C. Goldsmith art. Enamel and gold bulla pendant. From Vulci, Montalto di Castro, Viterbo Province.

Etruscan civilization, century b. Circa 350 b. Enamel and gold bulla pendant. From Vulci, Montalto di Castro, Viterbo Province.

Gold and beryl earrings - Hellenistic period from Cyprus - MET

Gold and beryl earring Period: Hellenistic Date: century B. Culture: Cypriot Medium: Gold, beryl Dimensions: Other: 1 in. cm) Classification: Gold and Silver Credit Line: The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, Accession Number:

Sardonyx cameo with Dionysus and Ariadne Period: Hellenistic or Early Imperial Date: 1st century B.C.–1st century A.D. Culture: Greek or Roman Medium: Sardonyx

Sardonyx cameo with Dionysus and Ariadne Period: Hellenistic or Early Imperial Date: century century A. Culture: Greek or Roman Medium: Sardonyx Dimensions: H. x cm) Classification: Gems Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1906 Accession Number: