"Excellent things are rare" - Heraclitus (quote on statue of Nike of Samothrace - the winged victory of Samothrace replica)
H. W. Janson described it as "the greatest masterpiece of Hellenistic sculpture"
NIKE: The personification of victory in war and peaceful competition, sending strength to fighters as well as athletes and artists and awarding them with olive wreath, glory and fame. One of the most famous sculptures, showing her with wings, is exhibited in the Louvre. Poet Hesiod described her about 700 BC as the „beautiful - ankled goddess“.
BRAND: SOPHIA Enjoy Thinking, created by Greek designer Alexandra. SOPHIA - Greek for wisdom - is a brand which strives to evoke the authentic and the cultural story telling of Greek designers through ethial trade and collaborative processes.
COLLECTION: Eternity Today. A place where art flirts design, eternity meets modernity and the magic of timeless myths inhabits the spirit of the 21st century.
MATERIAL: Ceramine. Ceramine is a mixture of earthy and marble powders, which imitates the ancient Greek recipe. It is non-toxic and environmentally friendly material.
LOOK AFTER: Use damp cloth and wipe. Avoid using proprietary cleaning products.
Weight: 400 gr