Winged Victory


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Winged Victory:

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, in Greek religion and mythology, goddess of victory, daughter of Pallas and Styx. Often an attendant of Zeus or Athena, she also presided over all contests, athletic as well as military.
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How does it feel to work alongside the Winged Victory of Samothrace and the Venus de Milo?
he Winged Victory Trophy was presented to the Huddersfield Education Authority by the trustees of the Huddersfield and District Sunday School Association Football League in 1952.
long displayed at the British Museum and the Winged Victory (Nike) of Samothrace (c.
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Cooke does an excellent job of presenting the issue of evidence of plagiarism of significant portions of Mitchell's tour de force, Winged Victory, from a naval officer's work.
Posters of such masterpieces as the Mona Lisa, the Winged Victory of Samothrace, and Starry Night are available through the Museum Shop.
Nike, the winged victory goddess, symbolized triumph over one's enemies and, by extension, triumph over death.
His dark red hair was cut back like the helmet of Winged Victory, and he wore a long, white lab coat.
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