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Scylla urn | Winged, twin-tailed Scylla on an Etruscan urn. She holds two anchors. Taken at the National Archeological Museum, Florence.

Winged, twin-tailed Scylla on an Etruscan urn. She holds two anchors. Taken at the National Archeological Museum, Florence.

Isis flanked by a male (bearded) and a female Sphinx Rome, Palatine Museum - Isis-relief (terracotta) High resolution photo (The photo is my own and freely downloadable) This is one of several reliefs that formed part of the decoration of the Temple of Palatine Apollo; Isis holds a sistrum and a plate of fruit; she is flanked by a female and a male sphinx. The Egyptian symbolism may have recalled Augustus's victory over Antony and Cleopatra at Actium. Credits for the text: Barbara McManus…

Isis flanked by a male (bearded) and a female Sphinx Rome, Palatine Museum - Isis-relief (terracotta) High resolution photo (The photo is my own and freely downloadable) This is one of several reliefs that formed part of the decoration of the Temple of Palatine Apollo; Isis holds a sistrum and a plate of fruit; she is flanked by a female and a male sphinx. The Egyptian symbolism may have recalled Augustus's victory over Antony and Cleopatra at Actium. Credits for the text: Barbara McManus…

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Terracotta Campana relief: head of Zeus Ammon (?

Terracotta relief, 1st century A.D. Terracotta relief with Erotes framing Jupiter Ammon, 45 cm long. Louvre museum

Terracotta relief, century A. Terracotta relief with Erotes framing Jupiter Ammon, 45 cm long.

Etruscan urn in Perugia | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Etruscan urn in Perugia. Scylla and Odysseus. The Hypogeum of the women of the Velimna (Latin Volumni) family, found in End of the - cent.

Dancing Maenad, Roman relief (marble), copy after Greek original, 1st century BC - 1st century AD, (original 5th c. BC), (Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York).

Marble Relief with a Dancing maenad. Roman copy of the Augustan period after a Greek original of ca. attributed to Kallimachos.

Sea monster. Sarcophagus or large urn with cover Italic, Etruscan, Hellenistic Period, Late 3rd century B.C. Limestone (possibly travertine)

Skylla, Etruscan urn, Late century B., Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. This object is one of five ash urns found in a tomb of the Velsi .

Parchment and Pixel: Illuminated manuscript, Book of Hours in Dutch, Two souls kneel in prayer in purgatory, Walters Manuscript W.188, fol. 175r

Illuminated manuscript, Book of Hours in Dutch, Two souls kneel in prayer in purgatory, Walters Manuscript fol. originally uploaded by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts.

winged bird-siren. Apulisch rotfigurige Oinochoe, Werkstatt des White-Saccos-Malers,  um 350-320 BCE; Inv.-Nr. K IV-11 Giessen, Antikensammlung, Kustos Dr. Matthias Recke  Photo by courtesy of Dr. Matthias Recke, University of Giessen

winged bird-siren. Apulisch rotfigurige Oinochoe, Werkstatt des White-Saccos-Malers, um 350-320 BCE; Inv.-Nr. K IV-11 Giessen, Antikensammlung, Kustos Dr. Matthias Recke Photo by courtesy of Dr. Matthias Recke, University of Giessen

Minoan Art Pottery article. Minoan vessel. Marine Style decoration. 1500 BC. [Exquisite!]

Greek-Minoan amphora ceramic with marine-style decoration, 1500 BCE

Etruscan civilization, urn with reliefs depicting dancers, from Chiusi, Siena Province, Italy. Artwork-location: Florence, Museo Archeologico Nazionale (Archaeological Museum)

Etruscan civilization, urn with reliefs depicting dancers, from Chiusi, Siena…

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MERMAID~♥Green Man with mermen coming out of his ears on a Century bench end in the Church of the Holy Ghost, Crowcombe, Devon, England (photo Rex Harris

Altar Bell: Fish-Legged King Date: 18th–19th century Geography: Nigeria, Court of Benin Culture: Edo peoples Medium: Brass Dimensions: H. 5 3/4 x W. 2 5/8 x D. 2 5/8 in. (14.6 x 6.7 x 6.7 cm) Other: W. 2 5/8 x D. 2 5/8 in. (6.7 x 6.7cm)

Altar Bell: Fish-Legged King century Geography:Nigeria, Court of Benin Culture:Edo peoples Medium:Brass Dimensions:H.

From a statue of Trajan, 2nd century CE, Antalya Archeological Museum. Perge collections: Breast plate with gorgoneion and griffins.

From a statue of Trajan, century CE, Antalya Archeological Museum. Perge collections: Breast plate with gorgoneion and griffins.

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