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Ancient Pella. Pella : mosaique et site archéologique. The Statues of the Loggia Della Signoria in Florence: Masterpieces Restored - Google Книги. Réalité Virtuelle: Pella - Représentation virtuelle de la "Maison de Dionysos" à Pella. Mosaics of the Greek and Roman World - Katherine M. D. Dunbabin. Classical Mythology: Midlife Crisis: The Abduction of Helen. Despite the tragic ends of his affairs with Ariadne, Antiope, and Phaedra, Theseus had not yet given up on finding a suitable wife.

Classical Mythology: Midlife Crisis: The Abduction of Helen

This time, he aimed a little higher. Instead of an Amazon queen (Antiope) or a granddaughter of Zeus (Ariadne and Phaedra), Theseus chose to pursue a daughter of Zeus: Helen, a princess of Sparta who would soon become famous for sparking the Trojan War (see All's Not Fair in Love and War: The Fall of Troy). In this folly, he was strongly influenced by his new friend Peirithous, king of the Lapithae, a rugged tribe who lived in Thessaly (northeastern Greece). ЗНАМ.bg - Българският портал на знанието. Abduction of Helen by Theseus - Beads & Pieces. Pebble mosaic floor Pella - My Favourite Planet. More photos and informationabout mosaicson My Favourite Planet A mosaic of Dionysos and "Sleeping Ariadne" from Ephesus,now in the Izmir Archaeological Museum, Turkey:Selcuk photo gallery 2 The "Alexander Mosaic" from Pompeii, depictingAlexander the Great in battle with King Darius III:Alexander the Great in our People section.

Pebble mosaic floor Pella - My Favourite Planet

Stag Hunt mosaic Pella - My Favourite Planet. More photos and informationabout mosaicson My Favourite Planet A mosaic of Dionysos and "Sleeping Ariadne" from Ephesus,now in the Izmir Archaeological Museum, Turkey:Selcuk photo gallery 2 The "Alexander Mosaic" from Pompeii, depictingAlexander the Great in battle with King Darius III:Alexander the Great in our People section A Hellenistic mosaic, signed by Hephaistion, from Pergamon,now in the Pergamon Museum, Berlin, Germany:Pergamon photo gallery 2 A 2nd century AD mosaic featuring the head of Medusa,from Piraeus, now in the Archaeological Museum, Athens:Pergamon photo gallery 2.

Stag Hunt mosaic Pella - My Favourite Planet

Travel guide to Pella Greece - My Favourite Planet. Pella Site and Museum times and tickets Pella Archaeological Museum (Αρχαιολογικό Μουσείο Πέλλας) Tel: (+30) 23820 32963 Website: www.pella-museum.gr (Greek only) See also: odysseus.culture.gr/h/1/eh155.jsp?

Travel guide to Pella Greece - My Favourite Planet

Obj_id=3460. Abduction of Helen mosaic Pella - My Favourite Planet. More photos and informationabout mosaicson My Favourite Planet A mosaic of Dionysos and "Sleeping Ariadne" from Ephesus,now in the Izmir Archaeological Museum, Turkey:Selcuk photo gallery 2 The "Alexander Mosaic" from Pompeii, depictingAlexander the Great in battle with King Darius III:Alexander the Great in our People section A Hellenistic mosaic, signed by Hephaistion, from Pergamon,now in the Pergamon Museum, Berlin, Germany:Pergamon photo gallery 2.

Abduction of Helen mosaic Pella - My Favourite Planet

Category:House of the Abduction of Helen in Pella. The Stag Hunt Mosaic signed by Gnosis, from the House of t… The Pella mosaics. The Pella mosaics The most important group of mosaics in Macedonia was found at Pella, capital of the kingdom from the beginning of the 4th century BC.

The Pella mosaics

The mosaics date to the end of the 4th century BC, and were found mainly in two houses of the city, the "House of Dionysos" and the "House of the Abduction of Helen" where they adorned the floors of the formal rooms.