Masterpieces of the Hellenic Museum, Melbourne
The museum’s collections include Cypriot Antiquities, Greek antiquities from southern Italy and exhibitions focussing on Greek settlement in Australia.
In 2013, the Hellenic Museum partnered with the Benaki Museum in Greece to house a permanent collection of antiquities for a ten-year period.
The Masterpieces of the Hellenic Museum, Melbourne, include:
- Cycladic Figurine
- Cycladic Footed Cup
- Cycladic Pyxis
- Head of a Cypriot Herakles (Hercules)
- Greek “Illyrian type” Helmet
- Goddess with Diadem
- Myrtle Wreath
“Honour is priceless and glad be he who has it.”
– Greek Proverb
Photo Credit: GM