Some Images from the Delphi Museum

The Delphi Museum, located near the archaeological site, is well-laid out and has some wonderful holdings. I have included some pictures of my favorites. (Unless otherwise noted, these images are all my own. Here’s another good page with some images.)

The museum’s first awe-inspiring sight are massive kouroi, identified by some as Kleobis and Biton.

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Odysseus under a ram (exiting Polyphemos’ cave, ostensibly)

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Herakles bringing the Erymanthian boar to Eurystheos

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Gold dedicated to Apollo

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A sphinx

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Herakles trying to steal the Pythia’s tripod

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Apollo with a lyre

The Bronze Charioteer is probably one of the museum’s most famous objects.

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