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Artefacts - Greece (1 to 12 of 12)

Artefact A British Army officer with his pet golden eagle in Salonika A British Army officer with his pet golden eagle in Salonika. He found it newly hatched and reared it until it was full grown.
Link Alexander the Great as a falconer
Link Allies of the Air - film on the falconry worldwide
Book Book of 12 century from Greek scientist-falconer Book of 12 century from Greek scientist-falconer,about training-breeding-cure Of hunting birds of Prey.Written in Greek and Latin
Artefact Coin (tetradrahma) from Greece from reign of Alexander the Great (356-323 BC) Coin (tetradrahma) from Greece from reign of Alexander the Great (356-323 BC)
Artefact Falconry tradition in ancient and medieval Greece - from Homer till to date Falconry tradition in ancient and medieval Greece - from Homer till to date
Book Mediterranean Falconry as a Cross-Cultural Bridge: Chritsian-Muslim Hunting Encounters Article by Ewa Lukaszyk in the book "Birthday Beasts' Book" (Warsaw, 2011) on pp.161-170.
Artefact Tsar's falconer by Russian sculptor-animalist Eugene Lancere (1846-1886) in Tatoi, Greece, north of Tsar's falconer by Eugene Lancere (1846-1886) in Tatoi, Greece, north of Athens
Artefact Unique 2500 year old Greek silver decadrachm from Sicily. Unique 2500 year old Greek silver decadrachm from Sicily. This coin is one of 12 known examples in the world, with six being held in museums. Sold at auction in October 2012 for 2,714,000 Swiss franc
Link Unknown origin... Zeus falconer from Nikolaos Krallis
Artefact Villa of Falconers in Greece (Argos) 4 century Villa of Falconers in Greece (Argos) 4 century
Artefact Zeus with a falcon Zeus with a falcon

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