Athena Parthenos; 1st century BCE copy by Athenian sculptor Antiochus of the famous original from 5th century BCE by Phidias...
A modern reproduction of the lost statue of Athena which once resided in the Parthenon of Athens. The 12m high original...
Athena Parthenos by Phidias
The magnificent temple on the Acropolis of Athens, known as the Parthenon, was built between...
Athena, Silver Tetradrachm
Athena from an Athenian silver tetradrachm, 5th century BCE. (Numismatics Museum of Athens)
Athenian Silver Tetradrachm
Silver tetradrachm from Athens, 479-454 BCE. O: Head of Athena. R: Owl and olive branch.
Attic Black-figure Amphora
An Attic black-figure neck-amphora (540-530 BCE) depicting Hercules wearing his lion skin and engaged in one of his celebrated...
Best Views of the Erechtheion in Athens
The Erechtheion temple of the Athenian acropolis was constructed between 421 and 406 BCE under the supervision of the architect...
Caryatids of the Erechtheion
A detail of the south porch of the Erechtheion temple on the Athenian acropolis. The building was constructed between...
Corinthian Silver Stater
Silver stater from Corinth, 386-307 BCE. O: Pegasus. R: Head of Athena.
The Erechtheion temple of the Athenian acropolis was constructed between 421 and 406 BCE. The temple was built to house...