The Greeks created images of their deities for many purposes. A temple would house the statue of a god or goddess, or multiple deities, and might be decorated with relief scenes depicting myths. Divine images were common on coins. Drinking cups and other vessels were painted with scenes from Greek myths.
Check out these top stories in greek mythology! This top 10 list of tales from ancient greece explain everything from powerful greek gods to facts and myths and mythical creatures! 6 . Pandora’s Box Everyone knows you shouldn’t open Pandora’s box! But do you know exactly why?? Who is Pandora? And where’d she get the […]
Introduction to Ancient Greece. Part.2 of 3 of ‘Community Curriculum’ videos produced in partnership with the Great North Museum and Newcastle University.
After eight sexless months, #Theodora was at the #life grove. She’d called forth the spear of #Achilles — the least threatening weapon in her armory. In her search for the life #Tree — #Theo wondered if she was looking for the intertwining trees of #Baucis and #Philemon — #guardians of the temple at the foot of #Olympus #Humans were formed from #Ash and #Oak Theo surmised and was about to reveal her bounty, but stopped just in […]