Rafael Folena
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Pallas Athenea, Viena

Great close up of the Vienna Athena statue. Terrific detail on Nike, breastplate and helm. Can't really tell who/what is *on* the helm, but it looks great anyway.

Nike Goddess | Nike, Goddess of Victory, Patron of Brooklyn Republican Reformers

Nike - Greek goddess of victory, strength, and speed. Her parents are Pallas and Styx

Statue of Alexander the Great riding Bucephalus and carrying a winged statue of Nike (square of Alexander the Great) in Pella city

Statue of Alexander the Great riding Bucephalus and carrying a winged statue of Nike (square of Alexander the Great) in Pella city Macedonia Greece, Alexander's birth place.

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In Roman Polytheism Victoria is the personified goddess of victory. She is the Roman equivalent of the Greek goddess Nike, and is associated with Bellona. The goddess Victoria was a major part of Roman society. Multiple temples were erected in her honor. When her statue was removed in 382 CE by Emperor Gratianus there was much anger in Rome. Also unlike the Greek Nike, who is known for success in athletic games such as chariot races, Victoria is a symbol of victory over death.

In Roman Polytheism Victoria is the personified goddess of victory. She is the Roman equivalent of the Greek goddess Nike, and is associated with.

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Design Toscano Nike, the Winged Goddess of Victory Bonded Marble Resin Statue