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Museum at Delphi, Greece



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Omphalos

The colossal Sphinx of the Naxians on an Ionic column

Naxian Sphinx - detail

Naxian Sphinx - detail

Naxian Sphinx - detail

Naxian Sphinx - detail

Chryselephantine statue - Possibly Apollo

Chryselephantine statue - detail

Chryselephantine statue - detail

Chryselephantine statue - detail

Chryselephantine statue - detail

Chryselephantine statue - detail

Chryselephantine statue - detail

Chryselephantine statue - detail

Silver statue of a bull

Frieze of the Siphnian Treasury:

Siphnian Treasury. Detail: two giants, Herakles, Kybele, giant, lion, Apollon, Artemis

Siphnian Treasury. Detail: Herakles is wearing his Nemean Lion skin

Section of the frieze of the Siphnian Treasury: Trojan War. - Detail - Aphrodite, Artemis, Apollo watching the battle

Siphnian Treasury. Trojan War detail - Aeneas, Hector fight the Greeks

Siphnian Treasury. Trojan War detail

Siphnian Treasury - detail

Siphnian Treasury - detail

Siphnian Treasury - detail

Siphnian Treasury - detail

Siphnian Treasury detail: 3 giants

Kleobis and Biton

Kleobis and Biton - detail

Kleobis and Biton - detail

Kleobis and Biton - detail

Kleobis and Biton - detail

Kleobis and Biton - detail

Kleobis and Biton - detail

Kleobis and Biton - detail

Funerary stele of a young athlete. From the east cemetery of Delphi. Mid 5th c. B.C.

Funerary stele - detail

Funerary stele - detail

Funerary stele - detail

Altar for wine sacrifice (poured into hole on top) with celebration scene in relief.2nd c. B.C.

Altar - detail

Acanthus column of the Dancing Girls 4th c. B.C.

Base of the Acanthus column of the Dancing Girls

Acanthus column of the Dancing Girls

Acanthus column of the Dancing Girls

Statue of the athlete Hagias. Marble copy of a bronze original 340 B.C.

Hagias - detail

Marble statue of Antinoos.

Antinoos - detail

Antinoos - detail

Charioteer

Charioteer

Charioteer - detail

Charioteer - detail

Charioteer - detail

Charioteer - detail

Charioteer - detail

White kylix representing Apollo offering a libation. 480-470 B.C.


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Photos and their arrangement © 2001 Chuck LaChiusa
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