Archive for the ‘Greek Gods’ Category

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A Shy Goddess Hides Amidst the Foliage at Tower Hill Botanic Gardens in Boylston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on August 12, 2013)

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A Statue of a Maiden Dressed in Either Ancient Greek or Roman Garb Stands Outside the Historic Cargill Falls Mill (One of the First Cotton Mills to Operate in America) in Putnam, Connecticut (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 26, 2015)


A Sand Sculpture of Poseidon (the Ancient Greek God of the Sea) Surrounded by Adverts for Local Businesses Seen During This Year’s Master Sand Sculpting Competition at Hampton Beach (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on August 28, 2016)

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The Bearded Face of a Man (or, Perhaps, an Unidentified Greek or Roman God) Stares Out From a Large Brass Urn in Front of a Brownstone on Commonwealth Avenue in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on June 12, 2015)

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An Ancient Warrior Flying Into Battle With Sword and Shield (Perhaps a Depiction of Ares the Greek God of War) Sculpted in Bas-Relief on the Left Side of the Worcester World War Memorial at Lincoln Square in Worcester, Massachusetts (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on April 29, 2016)

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A Plaster Statue of Apollo, the Ancient Greek and Roman God of Medicine and Music (Identified by His Lyre), Found on the Grounds of the Manor Restaurant and Banquet Facility Located on West Boylston Street in West Boylston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on October 16, 2017)

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A Cracked and Peeling Plaster Statue of Artemis, the Greek Goddess of the Hunt, Found on the Grounds of the Historic White Cliffs Estate (Originally the Summer Home of Gun Magnate Daniel Wesson of “Smith & Wesson” Fame) in Northborough, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on September 24, 2019)

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The Ancient Goat-Like Greek God Pan Sighted Playing His Signature Flute Amidst the Foliage of a Backyard Garden on Derby Street in Salem, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on September 4, 2019)

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The Figure of Poseidon (the Ancient Greek God of the Sea) Clutching His Trident Stands on Top of a Bronze Fountain in the Courtyard of the Salem Public Library on Essex Street in Salem MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on February 22, 2019)

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This Statue of Poseidon, the Ancient Greek God of the Sea (Depicted Without His Signature Trident), Can Be Found Just Off Pomfret Street in Putnam, CT  (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on January 24, 2015)