Ancient Greek Bronze Museum Statue Replica Of Dolphin Code: 1215 Dimensions: 10x6 cm 3.95x2.37 in Weight: 160gr Material: BRONZE Color: MUSEUM OXIDIGATION This is a handmade Museum Statue Replica Of Dolphin made in Greece, from 100% bronze using the traditional lost wax technique. This is the same technique used by the ancient Greeks to create bronze sculptures and arsenal. The prototype which it was made by is a museum exhibit. The Museum color is given through the process of oxidization Description: Dolphins appear in a number of Greek myths, invariably as helpers of humankind. Dolphins also seem to have been important to the Minoans, judging by artistic evidence from the ruined palace at Knossos. A dolphin rescued the poet Arion from drowning and carried him safe to land, at Cape Taenarum, now Cape Matapan, a promontory forming the southernmost point of the Peloponnesus. There was a temple to Poseidon and a statue of Arion riding the dolphin.

Ancient Greek Bronze Museum Statue Replica Of Dolphin

Dimensions: 10x6 cm 3.95x2.37 in

Material: BRONZE

Color: MUSEUM OXIDIGATION

Dolphins appear in a number of Greek myths, invariably as helpers of humankind. Dolphins also seem to have been important to the Minoans, judging by artistic evidence from the ruined palace at Knossos. A dolphin rescued the poet Arion from drowning and carried him safe to land, at Cape Taenarum, now Cape Matapan, a promontory forming the southernmost point of the Peloponnesus. There was a temple to Poseidon and a statue of Arion riding the dolphin.

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