Athena is the goddess of wisdom, courage, inspiration, civilization, law and justice, mathematics, olive cultivation,strength, war strategy, the arts, crafts, and skill in ancient Greek religion and mythology.
The original of this
bust of The Goddess Athens was sculpted by Revival Arts of Bath and each reproduction is hand made and finished in British gypsum plaster giving it a hard, smooth feel.
As with all Famous Faces there are objects around the base. For this bust we have included symbols of the goddess - Olive tree, Owl, Weaponry and Greek Galleys symbolizing war and power.
The etch around the base reads"GODDESS OF COURAGE, WISDOM AND STRENGTH”
Each bust is accompanied by a folded Gift tag which is 4.5cm x 2.5cm. The tag has a caricature of the subject with the quotation. The back of the tag explains the quotation and reinforces the fact that the piece is made by hand and in England..
Height - 14.5cm