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Inspired by the arrow of cupid, but there are also Sagittarius. Sagittarius is one of the twelve signs of the zodiac. Its symbol is a creature that is half horse, half man, shooting an arrow. People who are born approximately between the 22nd of November and the 21st of December come under this sign. If you are Sagittarius, why not choose this ring with the sign of love and lucky?

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Christmas Half Horse Half Man Xmas Funny Humor

Christmas Half Horse Half Man Xmas Funny Humor

The scene on the front of this hydria is inserted like a painting between a band of tongue motifs, and a frieze of palmettes and lotus flowers. It comes from Greek mythology, and features a centauromachy: the battle of the Centaurs and the Lapiths at the wedding of Pirithous, king of the Lapiths. Two groups of warriors are symmetrically opposed: two Lapiths dressed as hoplites armed with spears, swords, helmets, and breastplates; and two Centaurs (creatures that are half-man, half-horse)…

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Bronze man and centaur, 11 cm high (4 3/8 inch) Greek, Geometric period, mid-8th century B.C. “ Half man, half horse, the centaurs were thought to inhabit remote wooded areas. In much of Greek art, they appear in combat with humans and, by...

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from OUPblog

Gods and mythological creatures in The Iliad in ancient art

LAPITHS AND CENTAURS In this relief from the Parthenon in Athens a bearded Centaur seizes the hair of a Lapith youth and prepares to kill him. Homer calls the Centaurs “wild beasts,” and it is not clear that he thought of them as half-horse, half-man, as they were always later portrayed. The Lapith is “heroically nude,” though he does wear a cloak around his shoulders. This is one of the Parthenon metopes, or carved panels, that surrounded the temple high above the line of sight. Marble, c…

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