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ZEUS (greeting card)


Zeus – King of the Gods and Guardian of the Olympic Games

Zeus was the sky and thunder god, who ruled as king of the gods on Mount Olympus. He is often symbolised by an eagle. Zeus (Roman equivalent: Jupiter) was married to his sister Hera (Roman equivalent: Juno).
On this card we see him as guardian of the Panhellenic Games at Olympia.
There used to be a giant seated figure, the Statue of Zeus at Olympia, about 13 meters tall, made around 435 BC at Ancient Olympia, Greece. It was installed inside the Temple of Zeus and it was one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. The statue was crowned with a wreath of olive sprays and in one hand was hold a small statue of Nike (Roman equivalent: Victoria), goddess of victory.

Card size: DIN A6 (10 x 15 cm)

Greeting card with fold and white space inside to write down any compliments, description on the backside.
Premium quality envelope inclusive.