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How the Parthenon Lost Its Marbles Ancient Greece and the

How the Parthenon Lost Its Marbles Ancient Greece and the


How the Parthenon Lost Its Marbles

How the Parthenon Lost Its Marbles

Removal of marbles from the Parthenon in 1801. Watercolor by Edward Dodwell. Packard Humanities Institute, California

RESTORING PRIDE, The Acropolis dominated the skyline of classical Athens. Later used as a garrison and arms dump by the city's Ottoman occupiers, ...

Detail from the western frieze of the Parthenon. British Museum, London PHOTOGRAPH BY JOSSE/SCALA, FLORENCE

Seven reasons to return the Elgin Marbles to Greece

Half of the Parthenon marbles are in London. Sold by an English aristocrat to the British Museum in 1816, they have been claimed by Athens for nearly two ...

UK to lose its marbles? Greek activists seek Brexit blockade to regain 'stolen'

As a Briton, I hang my head in shame. We must return the Parthenon marbles

A Modest Proposal

Picture of the present day Parthenon with missing frieze. Photo by: Marissa Kokinis

British Museum has so far refused all requests to give up one of its most popular exhibits. The Parthenon marbles have become the most visible, ...

Parthenon, Nashville, via Wikimedia Commons.


Elgin, the vandal and the thief, removed and stole: 247 feet—just under half—of the total friezes(1), 15 metopes(2), 17 pediment(3), and various pieces of ...

The British Museum has lost its marbles

Night in the museum: How Britain could lose its marbles and a host of other treasures

Let's not lose our marbles over the British Museum boss's remarks

How Brexit has revived controversy over the Elgin Marbles in Britain

Greece Elgin marbles (DW/A. Carassava). Missing slabs from pediment of the Parthenon ...

The horsemen of the north frieze of the Parthenon housed in the British Museum, all sixty riders arranged in ten ranks.

Greece hopes Brexit will stir a renewed debate over Parthenon Marbles. PRI's The World

Greece looks to international justice to regain Parthenon marbles from UK

A marble frieze from the Parthenon, now displayed in the British Museum, depicts a

Parthenon. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

How the Parthenon Lost Its Marbles | Ancient Greece and the Macedonian Empire (808-146 B.C.) | British museum, Parthenon, Ancient Greece

Elgin Marbles British Museum.jpg

Greece's president called on Monday for Britain to free the Parthenon marbles from the “murky prison” of its national museum, upping the rhetoric in a near ...

History of the Marbles

The Elgin Marbles belong to the whole world and have a legitimate home in more than one place

Let's do a Brexit deal with the Parthenon marbles | Geoffrey Robertson | Opinion | The Guardian

Fresh Refutations to Old Objections. The location of the Parthenon Marbles and their ...

Greece's long fight with UK over Parthenon Marbles

The Elgin Marbles at the British Museum

A section of marble frieze sculpture (438-432 BC) from the Parthenon in Athens, part of the collection that is popularly referred to as the Elgin Marbles.

The Parthenon Sculptures, also known as the Elgin Marbles, on display at the British

The Parthenon Sculptures have been on display in the British Museum for more than 200 years

This golden death mask was discovered in the ruins of ancient Mycenae in 1876 by Heinrich

The colors and design of the Parthenon frieze

Elgin Marbles, also known as the Parthenon Marbles, at the British Museum. (Photo by Eurokinissi/Marcos Houzouris)

The Parthenon Marbles at the British Museum (all photos by the author for Hyperallergic)

... the Parthenon and surrounding ruins. Enlarge this image

Have the UK and Greece lost their marbles? | Europe| News and current affairs from around the continent | DW | 21.02.2019

The Parthenon

A man looks at the Parthenon Marbles, a collection of stone objects, inscriptions and sculptures, also known as the Elgin Marbles, on show at the British ...

Over a century ago the Parthenon lost its marbles to Britain's Lord Elgin. Today, as the fumes of modern Athens work to complete the destruction, ...

Why Is There a Full-Scale Replica of the Parthenon in Nashville, Tennessee? - Artsy

Parthenon Selene Horse. Metope from the Elgin marbles depicting a ...

The Parthenon as a Mediator between Greek Mathematics and Liberal Education

There's a new attempt to return the Parthenon marbles to Greece. Parthenon Marbles


The Parthenon, Athens

Travelers vote using an interactive touchscreen that displays pictures of the Parthenon and its marble statues at the Athens International Airport in 2014.

Iktinos and Kallikrates, Parthenon, Acropolis, Athens, 447 – 432 B.C.E.

... Athens - Acropolis: Parthenon (West Side) | by wallyg

At the British Museum, an exhibition juxtaposes the work of the French sculptor with selections from the Elgin Marbles.

Ancient Greek architecture. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The sun rises through the Parthenon in Athens, Greece. Picture: Getty

What does the Parthenon mean?


Secrets of the Parthenon. How did the ancient ...

How the Parthenon Lost its Marbles: National Geographic — Greek City Times

The Parthenon in Athens, Greece, symbolizes strength and sturdiness. But is there something more behind its meaning? DONALD MUNRO / FRESNO BEE

Head for figures: Rodin and the Art of Ancient Greece at the British Museum. A handsome exhibition traces how ...

A portrait depicting the Elgin Marbles in a temporary Elgin Room at the British Museum surrounded by museum staff, a trustee and visitors, 1819

The Elgin Marbles originally adorned the Parthenon in Athens.

The creative displacement of the Parthenon Marbles

Parthenon Battle | National Geographic

Figure K of a goddess from the east pediment of the Parthenon, c. 438–432 BC. Auguste Rodin (1840–1917), The Walking Man, 1907. Bronze, sand cast by Alexis ...

Goddesses in diaphanous drapery, figures L and M from the east pediment of the Parthenon

Greece Unveils Museum Meant For 'Stolen' Sculptures

The Parthenon Marbles in the Louvre


What Are the Elgin Marbles?


At the beginning of June, in an interview with the Greek left-leaning newspaper Ta Nea, the UK Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn promised to hand back the ...


Greece Rules Out Suing British Museum Over Elgin MarblesGreece Rules Out Suing British Museum Over Elgin Marbles. Part of the ...

What Modern Democracies Didn't Copy From Ancient Greece. Ancient Greece was a model for the ...

A visitor looks at sculptures of The Parthenon Marbles collection, also known as the Elgin Marbles, at the British Museum in London, Britain.

Column: Will England lose its marbles?

Greece Again Demands Britain Return Parthenon Marbles. The Parthenon Marbles, a ...


A marble caryatid, the one missing piece of the six women figurines that previously supported the Erechtheion on the north side of the Acropolis in Athens.

Image: British Museum


Parthenon Selene from the east pediment of the Parthenon, part of the Parthenon marbles in

“The Stones Speak” at major museums and archaeological sites in Athens

The Parthenon at the Acropolis, Athens, Greece

... Parthenon West Frieze, Slab 2 (Horsemen) ...

Britain has kept the 'Elgin Marbles' for 200 years – now it's time to pass them on

The Parthenon, Artist: Frederic Edwin Church (American, Hartford, Connecticut 1826–