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July 18, 2012

It is made of ivory, silver and gold. On the middle of the helmet is placed a likeness of the Sphinx and on either side of the helmet are griffins in relief.It is upright, with a tunic reaching to the feet, and near the breast the head of Medusa is worked in ivory.In the hand is a statue of ______ about four cubits high, and in the other hand a spear; at the feet lies a shield and near the spear is a serpent. This serpent would be Erichthonius. On the pedestal is the birth of Pandora in relief.What am I talking about?FITB





It’s about the Athena Parthenos statue.The blank was Nike.



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