"SOME SURPRISES......" Athens Travelogue by eden_teuling

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THE ROOM WITH THE SPRING FRESCO

about 1500 BC.

National Museum ATHENS.


PURE BEAUTY!

DETAIL OF THE SPRING FRESCO, from AKROTIRI, THERA
About 1500 BC.

National Museum ATHENS.


THE NAVAL EXPEDITION

Fresco of The Naval Expedition; the "FLAGSHIP" of the small fleet.
About 1500 BC.

National Museum ATHENS.


GOLD EARRINGS FROM.....

ERETRIA.
2nd quarter of the 5th Century BC.

National Archeological Museum ATHENS


GOLD NECKLACE ......

IVY WREATH from Sevasti, PIERIA.
Middle of the 4th Century BC.

Archeological museum of Dion.


SILVER GILT BUCKLE FROM......

SAPHRAMPOLIS, PONTOS 18th-19th Century.

Museum of Greek Folk Art.


GOLD MEDALLION ........

ORNAMENTED with a bust of ARTEMIS.
About 2nd half of 3rd Century.

National Museum ATHENS.


GOLD FLOWER WITH FOUR SEPALS....

and four stamens; it consists of three separate parts.

Museum of DELPHI.


GOLD SIGNET RINGS.....

from the ROYAL TOMB IV of Mycenae.
About 2nd half of 16th Century BC.

National Museum ATHENS


GOLD MASK OF AGAMEMNON, FROM ....

the ACROPOLIS of MYCENAE.
About middle of the 16th Century BC.

National Museum ATHENS


MARBLE STATUE OF CYCLADIC GODDESS

2800 - 2300 BC.

Museum of CYCLADIC ART.


FIGURINE OF A SEATED FIGURE......

"proposing a toast".
Early Cycladic II period ca. 2800 - 2300 BC.


MARBLE FEMALE FIGURINE......

from NAXOS.

Pregnant Woman.

Early Cycladic II period 2700 - 2300 BC.


MARBLE FEMALE FIGURINE........

"after delivering".
ca 288 - 2300 BC.


MARBLE HEAD OF A FIGURINE.....

ca 2800 - 2300 BC.


MARBLE FIGURINE OF A WOMAN....

arms akimbo.

ca. 2800 - 2300 BC.


GREY STONE VIOLIN-SHAPED FIGURINE....

Early Cycladic I period: 3200 - 2800 BC.


VASES COLLECTION....

National Museum ATHENS.

Their are numerous vases.....all wonderful to see, you will feel amazed, especially when you go upstairs to see the WHITE VASES COLLECTION........


WONDERFUL, COLOURFUL VASE.....

National Museum ATHENS.


MARBLE FRAGMENT........TWO HANDS.....

of an Attic Grave STELE.

THE FAREWELL HANDSHAKE....so touching a sight!

4th Century BC.


MARBLE HEAD OF A STATUE OF...

the Goddess HYGEIA from Tegea.
Splendid work from about 360 BC.

National Museum ATHENS.


HEAD OF A BRONZE STATUE...

of YOUTH FROM ANTIKUTHERA.
About 340 BC.

National Museum ATHENS.




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