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De Werken van Hercules, metope van de Tempel van  Zeus in Olympia

De Werken van Hercules, metope van de Tempel van Zeus in Olympia

Matrimonio de Zeus y Hera, s V a.C. Metopa del Heraión de Selinunte, Palermo, Museo Arqueol. Regional

Hera en Zeus ~ Metope van de Tempel van Hera en Selinunte ~ ca.

Heracles bringing to Athena the Stymphalian Birds - marble metope of the Temple of Zeus at Olympia, circa 5th c. BC - at the Louvre Museum

Heracles bringing to Athena the Stymphalian Birds - marble metope of the Temple of Zeus at Olympia, circa c. BC - at the Louvre Museum

Athena and Heracles. Metope from the Temple of Zeus, Olympia. 5th century B.C. Olympia, Archaeological Museum. Heracles cleaning the stables of Augia.

Athena and Heracles. Metope from the Temple of Zeus, Olympia. Heracles cleaning the stables of Augia.

Athena, Herakles, and Atlas with the apples of the Hesperides - marble metope from the Temple of Zeus, Olympia, ca 470-450 BC, at the Archaeological Museum, Olympia, Greece

Athena, Herakles, and Atlas with the apples of the Hesperides, metope from the…

This is Hephaestus being thrown off of mt Olympus by his mother Hera for being ugly

Votif Relief, Zeus and Hera throwing Hephaistos off Mt. Olympos - at the left of the scene, Athena, fully armed, stands by a tree on a rock - circa B.

The Eleusinian Mysteries (Greek: Ἐλευσίνια Μυστήρια) were initiation ceremonies held every year for the cult of Demeter and Persephone based at Eleusis in ancient Greece.They are the "most famous of the secret religious rites of ancient Greece". It is thought that their basis was an old agrarian cult which probably goes back to the Mycenean period (c. 1600 – 1100 BC)and it is believed that the cult of Demeter was established in 1500 BC.The mysteries represented the myth of the abduction of…

The Eleusinian Mysteries (Greek: Ἐλευσίνια Μυστήρια) were initiation ceremonies held every year for the cult of Demeter and Persephone based at Eleusis in ancient Greece.

Amazon Frieze BM GR1847.4-24.5. Detail of the Amazon Frieze from the Mausoleum at Halicarnassus: combats between Greeks and Amazons. Date circa 350 BC

Amazon Frieze BM GR1847.4-24.5. Detail of the Amazon Frieze from the Mausoleum at Halicarnassus: combats between Greeks and Amazons. Date circa 350 BC

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