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Vulcan (Hephaestus), Roman statuette (bronze), ca 1st century AD, (Musée des beaux-arts, Lyon).

Vulcan (Hephaestus), Roman statuette (bronze), ca century AD, (Musée des…

ROMAN BRONZE BUST OF MARS CIRCA 2ND CENTURY AD

Mars, the Roman adaption of Ares, Greek god of war, and the father of Romulus and Remus.

Muse, Lifesize painted terracotta statue, 50-100 CE Young woman wearing Greek clothing. One of 8 statues from Porta Latina, Rome

Muse, Lifesize painted terracotta statue, 50-100 CE Young woman wearing Greek clothing. One of 8 statues from Porta Latina, Rome

Marble female funerary statue, found on Delos, Cyclades Copy made in the 2nd c. BC of an original dating from about 300 BC Marble female funerary statue. It was found on the island of Delos, in the Cyclades. The female figure is rendered in the type of the Small Herculaneum Woman. She wears a full-length chiton and a himation that covers her entire body and arms. Traces of colour are preserved on the hair and on the garments of the figure.

Marble female funerary statue, found on Delos, Cyclades Copy made in the c. BC of an original dating from about 300 BC

The toga is probably the most popular dress form associated with Rome. Typically worn by men, the toga has many colors and draped styles. Slaves, foreigners, and chaste adult women were not allowed to wear this garment.

The imperial Rome toga, a cloth of 20 ft in length which was wrapped around the body and was generally worn over a tunic

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"Discobolus" by the ancient Greek sculptor Myron was the most famous masterpiece of the classical period. The original statue is made of bronze and is stored in the National Roman Museum.

Marble statue of a wounded Amazon  Period: Imperial Date: 1st–2nd century A.D. Culture: Roman

Exomis, Ancient Greek costume b.) Marble statue of a wounded…

Athene

ATHENA (Roman MINERVA) is the Greek Goddess of wisdom, justice, and war. She is the daughter of Zeus and Metis. She is the patron Goddess of the city of Athens, and is often represented by an owl.

Nike (la Victoire) Grèce période Hellénistique 2eme siècle av JC, Myrina, Aeolis, Asie Mineure

Flying Nike (Victory) Greek East Greece Hellenistic Period, century B. Myrina, Aeolis, Asia Minor I simply adore the movement in this, and how to make hard stone seem transparent.

Hephaestus was the Greek god of blacksmiths, sculptors, metallurgy, fire and volcanoes; thus, he is symbolised with a hammer, an anvil and a pair of tongs. According to Homer's epics, the Iliad and the Odyssey, he was the son of Zeus and Hera. However, Hesiod informs us that Hera bore Hephaestus alone.

also known as Vulcan.fire/blacksmith to the gods. Married to Aphrodite. Associated with Pandora.

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