This Tumblr showcases monthly online curations by experts from the fashion industry and cultural heritage community.
s
Europeana Fashion Tumblr
The Charioteer of Delphi, also known as Heniokhos (the rein-holder), is one of the best-known statues surviving from Ancient Greece, and is considered one of the finest examples of ancient bronze statues. The life-size statue of a chariot driver was found in 1896 at the Sanctuary of Apollo in Delphi. It is now in the Delphi Archaeological Museum. Post card of the bronze statue of the Charioteer. The Historical Archives of of the American Farm School of Thessaloniki. Rights: Public Domain.

The Charioteer of Delphi, also known as Heniokhos (the rein-holder), is one of the best-known statues surviving from Ancient Greece, and is considered one of the finest examples of ancient bronze statues. The life-size statue of a chariot driver was found in 1896 at the Sanctuary of Apollo in Delphi. It is now in the Delphi Archaeological Museum. Post card of the bronze statue of the Charioteer. The Historical Archives of of the American Farm School of Thessaloniki. Rights: Public Domain.

(Source: ouranos.afs.edu.gr)

  1. plusoumoinsegyptologue reblogged this from sam-rollings
  2. sam-rollings reblogged this from europeanafashion
  3. crimson-strings reblogged this from europeanafashion
  4. agapaga7 reblogged this from europeanafashion
  5. europeanafashion posted this