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20 Nike Carving in Archaeological Museum in Delphi, Greece

Another recovery from the Temple of Apollo depicts Nike. According to Greek mythology, she was the winged goddess of victory in both war and sports competitions. This carving (called an acroterium) was found along a corner of the temple’s pediment. The architectural ornamentation dates from 510 BC.

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Archaeological Museum, Delphi 330 54, Greece

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