ΧΑΛΚΙΝΑ ΑΓΑΛΜΑΤΑ ΤΗΣ «ΑΠΟΛΛΩΝΙΑΣ ΤΡΙΑΔΑΣ», ΑΠΟ ΣΦΥΡΗΛΑΤΟ ΕΛΑΣΜΑ

THE “APOLLONIAN TRIAD”

Three small statues identified as the gods Apollo and Artemis and their mother Leto. They are the earliest known Greek hammered bronze statues, i.e. made of joined bronze sheets hammered over a wooden core that is not preserved.

Dreros, Temple of Apollo, Geometric period, Mid 8th cent. BC

 

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