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    Artemis Statue, Ephesos

  • Jacoba Jong

    #Efeze museum - #Selcuk Door vele wordt het Efeze museum het mooiste archeologische museum van Turkije genoemd. Centraal staan vondsten uit de omgeving van Selcuk en Efeze, waaronder beelden en fresco's. Zo zijn er sarcofagen te zien, evenals voorwerpen uit de Tempel van Hadrianus, de Tempel van Isis in Efeze en de Tempel van Artemis in Selcuk; één van de oude Zeven Wereldwonderen. De overblijfselen van de tempel zelf liggen op 10 minuten lopen van het museum. #Cultuur #Turkije

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  • Cotton and Olive

    Statue of Artemis, Ephesus Museum, Türkiye

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Artemis/Diana/Artemida~She was goddess of chastity, virginity, the hunt, the moon, and the natural environment. Artemis is the daughter of Zeus and Leto. Her twin brother is Apollo. She is the lady of the wild things. Protector of the young. Like Apollo she hunts with silver arrows.She also presides over childbirth, which may seem odd for a virgin, She became associated with Hecate. The cypress is her tree. All wild animals are scared to her, especially the deer.