Ancient Greek Roman Goddess Athena Minerva (Alabaster bust head statue 38cm/15inches). Greek Goddess of Wisdom and War. Athena, also referred to as Athene, is a very important goddess of many things.She is goddess of wisdom, courage, inspiration, civilization, law and justice, strategic warfare, mathematics, strength, strategy, the arts, crafts, and skill. She is known most specifically for her strategic skill in warfare and is often portrayed as companion of heroes and is the patron goddess of heroic endeavour. Athena was born from Zeus after he experienced an enormous headache and she sprang fully grown and in armour from his forehead. She has no mother but one of the most commonly cited stories is that Zeus lay with Metis, the goddess of crafty thought and wisdom, and then swallowed her whole as he feared she will give birth to a child more powerful than him because of a prophecy but she had already conceived. 17 cm 6.69 in. 2.42 kgr 5.34 lb. The statues are created by Cretan Artisans on the Island of Crete. The medium used in the making process is Alabaster, Resin and Marble Powder. Mixed together they form a glue like substance which is then poured into the designed statues mould / mold.
The mixture is extremely fine allowing intricate detail. Cretan Artisans then finish the sculptures by hand to ensure an accurate finish. The finished look and feel is of a solid marble sculpture but with an affordable price.
Materials used in the making will NOT cause the statues to crack they are water resistant allowing them to be cleaned with mild house hold products. As The Statues are Handmade, there may be a slight difference on the height and weight.
Europe 4-10 days, Rest of the world 7-28 days. Weekends and bank holidays are not included. Only if the item is faulty or a mistake.Must be in mint condition as when received. Please get in contact as happy to help. The item "Greek Roman Goddess Athena Minerva Alabaster bust head statue 38 cm/15 in" is in sale since Friday, June 25, 2021. This item is in the category "Art\Art Sculptures".
The seller is "sha1965elvis" and is located in Lasithi. This item can be shipped worldwide.