"Athena" Antique Silver Galloping Horses Treasure Box
Antique Silver Large box with base relief running horses on all four (4) sides. Two (2) more horses on top. Great gift for horse lovers. Elegant horses galloping around the box, make this unique box a piece that you will treasure.
While on her visit to Greece, Marrita was inspired by the Parthenon which was built in honor of the Goddess Athena. With the wild expressions, rearing poses, and bulging veins you can feel the power of these galloping horses. The prominence of horses in the Parthenon frieze continues the theme of the horse evident in Greek art since the Geometric period.
14" Long x 12" Wide x 9-1/2" Tall
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