Aphrodite of Knidos / Late Classical style / 350 B. / Praxiteles Altar of Zeus / Hellenistic / 180 B. Athena Battling with Alkyoneus / Hellenistic /...
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Aphrodite of Knidos / Late Classical style / 350 B.C. / Praxiteles

Altar of Zeus /

Hellenistic / 180 B.C.

Athena Battling with Alkyoneus / Hellenistic / 180 B.C.


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