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A ROMAN TERRACOTTA VENUS ASIA MINOR, CIRCA 3RD CENTURY A.D. A ROMAN TERRACOTTA…

A ROMAN TERRACOTTA VENUS ASIA MINOR, CIRCA 3RD CENTURY A.D. A ROMAN TERRACOTTA…

A Marble Bust of Zeus, Roman Imperial, Eastern Mediterranean, circa 2nd Century A.D.

A Marble Bust of Zeus, Roman Imperial, Eastern Mediterranean, circa Century A.

Roman statue of girl, National Museum of Rome, Palazzo Massimo

daughterofchaos: Roman statue of girl, National Museum of Rome, Palazzo Massimo Photo by cmgramse

Greek bronze figure of a standing woman, perhaps Aphrodite, with one hand on hip, wearing chiton and himation and diadem.

Greek bronze figure of a standing woman, perhaps Aphrodite, with one hand on hip, wearing chiton and himation and diadem.

Marble relief with a dancing maenad...Adaptation of work attributed to Kallimachos... Period: Early Imperial, Augustan Date: ca. 27 B.C.–A.D. 14----- Maenads were mythical women inspired by the god of wine, Dionysos, to abandon their homes and families and roam the mountains and forests, singing and dancing in a state of ecstatic frenzy.

Copy of a Greek relief of ca. attributed to KallimachosMaenads were mythical women inspired by the god of wine, Dionysos, to abandon their homes and families and roam the mountains and forests, singing and dancing in a state of ecstatic frenzy

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