Articles in this category focus on particular objects, which are examined in close detail and may serve as the jumping off point for further discussion.
A beautiful Attic cup, currently in the British Museum, depicts the major labours performed by the hero Theseus.
A beautiful plaque currently in the British Museum depicts Bellerophon on Pegasus fighting the terrible Chimera.
A closer look at one of the statue groups from the Collezione Farnese, originally perhaps by Apollonius of Tralles.
A fresco from Pompeii shows Perseus helping Andromeda after defeating a sea-monster.
The British Museum has many interesting objects from Cyprus, such as this jug depicting a chariot.
A funny statue of Hercules in an exhibition on Carthage depicts him as a drunk relieving himself.
A beautiful Laconian cup depicts Arcesilaus II, the King of Cyrene, overseeing the weighing and loading of goods.
An interesting object in the British Museum is a Cypriot terracotta statuette of a triple-bodied warrior.
A closer look at a handsome bronze figurine of a horseman from Southern Italy, now at the British Museum.
A quick look at a number of ancient, marble statues belonging to a collection once owned by Elisabetta Farnese.