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Ancient Greece


The Walters' outstanding collection of ancient Greek art illustrates the history and culture of Greece from the Cycladic to the Hellenistic period (ca. 3rd millennium–1st century BC). It ranges from engraved gemstones to exceptionalvases and marble statues. Among the dazzling jewelry in the ancient treasury are the extraordinary Olbia bracelets, which are encrusted with multicolored gemstones.


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"Rhyton" with Griffins
"Rhyton" with Griffins Title
3rd-2nd century BC (Hellenistic-Ptolemaic) Period
48.368 Accession
faience, griffins, vessel, girls, how, did, they, make, this, is, really, cool, period, t_t, nopersoncanunderstandhowawesomethisthingis, no-person-can-make-this--it-is-impossible-for-someone-in-the-ad-to-carve-this-exactly-how-it-is, that-means-no-one-can-copy-this-exactly-how-it-is Tags
"Skyphos" with Animal Scenes
"Skyphos" with Animal Scenes Title
ca. 600-575 BC (Orientalizing) Period
48.2028 Accession
Acrobat Poised on Hands
Acrobat Poised on Hands Title
332-32 BC (Hellenistic) Period
54.703 Accession
Actor
Actor Title
ca. 150-100 BC (Hellenistic) Period
54.1067 Accession
greek, teacher, resource, kit, theater, amphora, stole, actor, bronze Tags
Aged Herakles
Aged Herakles Title
Roman copy: 1st century BC-AD 1st century; Greek original: 3rd century BC (Hellenistic) Period
54.764 Accession
hercules, bronze Tags
Alabastron Depcting A Seated Woman and A Woman Walking to the Right Toward a Chair
Alabastron Depcting A Seated Woman and A Woman Walking to the Right Toward a Chair Title
ca. 480 BC (Classical) Period
48.271 Accession
hellas Tags
Alexander the Great
Alexander the Great Title
late 4th-3rd century BC Period
71.493 Accession
Alexander the Great
Alexander the Great Title
Roman copy: 1st-3rd century Period
54.1075 Accession
Allegorical Group of Triumphant Ptolemy
Allegorical Group of Triumphant Ptolemy Title
early 2nd century BC (?) (Hellenistic) Period
54.1050 Accession
Amazon
Amazon Title
6th century BC Period
54.972 Accession
amazon Tags
Amazon
Amazon Title
ca. 440 BC (Classical-Roman) Period
23.92.1 Accession
Amphora Depicting a Youth with Petasos and Woman and An Athlete
Amphora Depicting a Youth with Petasos and Woman and An Athlete Title
ca. 460-450 BC (Classical) Period
48.56 Accession
Amphora with a Youth and a Bearded Man and Victory
Amphora with a Youth and a Bearded Man and Victory Title
ca. 440 BC (Classical) Period
48.53 Accession
egg, greece Tags
Amphora with Chariot and Driver
Amphora with Chariot and Driver Title
ca. 490-480 BC (early Classical) Period
48.2235 Accession
Amphora with Funerary Scenes
Amphora with Funerary Scenes Title
720-710 BC (Geometric) Period
48.2231 Accession
greek, wine...., funerary, teacher, resource, kit Tags
Amphora with Geometric Design
Amphora with Geometric Design Title
8th century BC (Bichrome IV) Period
48.2335 Accession
Aniconic Idol
Aniconic Idol Title
3000-2000 BC (Prehistoric) Period
23.218 Accession
prehistoric, cycladic Tags
Aphrodite
Aphrodite Title
332-30 BC Period
54.595 Accession
Aphrodite
Aphrodite Title
Original: 4th century BC Period
54.962 Accession
Aphrodite
Aphrodite Title
330-146 BC Period
23.99 Accession
Aphrodite
Aphrodite Title
332-30 BC (Hellenistic) Period
54.952 Accession
Aphrodite
Aphrodite Title
100 BC-AD 100 Period
54.955 Accession
Aphrodite
Aphrodite Title
332-30 BC (Hellenistic) Period
54.951 Accession
Aphrodite Binding Her Hair
Aphrodite Binding Her Hair Title
2nd-1st century BC (Hellenistic (?)) Period
54.687 Accession
Aphrodite Drying Her Hair
Aphrodite Drying Her Hair Title
332-30 BC (Hellenistic) Period
54.961 Accession
Aphrodite Drying Her Hair
Aphrodite Drying Her Hair Title
late 1st century BC (Hellenistic) Period
54.954 Accession
aphrodite Tags
Aphrodite Drying Her Hair
Aphrodite Drying Her Hair Title
100 BC-AD 100 Period
54.960 Accession
Aphrodite Loosening Her Sandal
Aphrodite Loosening Her Sandal Title
332-30 BC (Hellenistic) Period
54.921 Accession
Apollo
Apollo Title
359-336 BC Period
59.533 Accession
apollo, ancient greece, coin, gold Tags
Apollo and Artemis
Apollo and Artemis Title
ca. 50 BC (late Hellenistic-Roman) Period
23.7 Accession
myth Tags
Appliqué of Ptolemy I as Dionysus
Appliqué of Ptolemy I as Dionysus Title
3rd century BC (Greco-Roman) Period
54.598 Accession
dionysus, bust Tags
Appliqué Relief of a Running Maiden
Appliqué Relief of a Running Maiden Title
4th century BC (Classical) Period
48.2538 Accession
Appliqué with Satyr Walking to Left
Appliqué with Satyr Walking to Left Title
2nd century BC (Greco-Roman) Period
71.557 Accession
greek, walking, pointing Tags
Arm of Aphrodite (?) Holding a Small Eros Figure
Arm of Aphrodite (?) Holding a Small Eros Figure Title
332-30 BC Period
54.1130 Accession
Aryballos
Aryballos Title
6th-5th century BC Period
48.2863 Accession
hedgehog, ceramics, egypt, naukratis, creatures, cuuuuuuuute, sacredanimal, booya, buffalo, ladybird, squashp, myartproject Tags
Aryballos in the Form of Head of an African
Aryballos in the Form of Head of an African Title
ca. 480-430 BC (Classical) Period
48.2017 Accession
african, head, vessel Tags
Aryballos with a Lion
Aryballos with a Lion Title
ca. 625 BC Period
48.2095 Accession
arayballos, with, lion, creature Tags
Askos in the Form of a Duck
Askos in the Form of a Duck Title
7th-4th century BC Period
48.4 Accession
Assemblage from a Warrior's Burial
Assemblage from a Warrior's Burial Title
6th century BC (Archaic) Period
54.2456 Accession
green, teacher, resource, kit, helmet Tags
Assemblage from a Warrior's Burial
Assemblage from a Warrior's Burial Title
6th century BC (Archaic) Period
VO.106 (57.1944, 57.1945, 57.1946, 57.1947) Accession
greek, teacher, resource, kit, mask Tags
Athena
Athena Title
330-146 BC (Hellenistic) Period
23.41 Accession
Athena
Athena Title
335-330 BC Period
59.519 Accession
coin, greece, silver Tags
Athena
Athena Title
Original: 5th century BC; Copy: 100 BC-AD 400 Period
54.920 Accession
Athena
Athena Title
Original: 5th century BC; Copy: 100 BC-AD 400 Period
54.965 Accession
Athena
Athena Title
336-323 BC (Hellenistic) Period
59.702 Accession
coin, gold, hellenistic, macedonia Tags
Athena Wearing a Corinthian Helmet
Athena Wearing a Corinthian Helmet Title
500 BC-AD 400 Period
54.781 Accession
Athena with an Owl
Athena with an Owl Title
ca. 450 BC (Classical) Period
54.766 Accession
owl, woman, goddess, athena Tags
Athlete
Athlete Title
332 BC-AD 100 Period
54.726 Accession
Athlete Discobolos
Athlete Discobolos Title
1st century BC (Hellenistic) Period
54.699 Accession
Attic Black-Figure Plate with Gorgon's Head and Bands of Animals
Attic Black-Figure Plate with Gorgon's Head and Bands of Animals Title
ca. 600 BC (Archaic) Period
48.215 Accession
creature, siren, sphinx, plate Tags
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