Bust of Athena Parthenos
Greek statue bust of Athena Parthenos.
Comes in Patina or White color at 60 cm (23.62 inches) height – 12000 g (26.46 lbs) weight.
Athena Parthenos (Ancient Greek: Ἀθηνᾶ Παρθένος) is a lost massive chryselephantine (gold and ivory) sculpture of the Greek goddess Athena, made by Phidias and his assistants and housed in the Parthenon in Athens; this statue was designed as its focal point. Parthenos ‘maiden, virgin’ was an epithet of Athena. There have been many replicas and works inspired by the statue, in both ancient and modern times. Athena was the Greek goddess of wisdom. Read more…