Roman Goddess in Pantsuit

minerva-warrior

The goddess known as Minerva in Rome was originally called Athena in ancient Greece. The Greeks named their capital city after this influential and beloved figure. This image comes from a bronze figurine.

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Victory Pose

11) Mycenaen and Hillary

Have you noticed how ancient female figures (collectively known as fertility goddesses, though that’s probably not accurate) often appear with a raised-arm “victory pose”? So does one modern figure.