8 Ancient Greek Temples
The temple in the ancient Greek world was perhaps the most recognisable building in the urban landscape. Typically constructed...
Ancient Greek Temples of the Mediterranean
Here is another image post for you all to enjoy, todays topic is the Greek temples! Greek temples (naos - meaning dwelling...
Marble statue (severe style) of Apollo (c. 460 BCE) from the west pediment of the temple of Zeus, Olympia (Olympia Archaeological...
Artemis / Diana
Statue of Artemis (Greek) or Diana (Roman), known as Diane de Versailles, France. Roman copy, 1st or 2nd century CE...
A modern reproduction of the lost statue of Athena which once resided in the Parthenon of Athens. The 12m high original...
Delos is a Greek island in the Cyclades archipelago which was both an influential political force and, with its sanctuary...
Delphi was an important ancient Greek religious sanctuary sacred to the god Apollo. Located on Mt. Parnassus near the...
One of the oldest Greek gods, Demeter (Roman name: Ceres) guaranteed the fertility of the earth and protected farming...
Terracotta statue of a throned divinity, probably Demeter (Goddess of harvests and earth fertility). Late 6th, early...
A detail of a mosaic flooring from a Roman Villa, Corinth, circa 2nd century BCE (Corinth Archaeological Museum)