Welcome to Ancient & Oriental’s New Website

It's finally here! It's taken months of hard work, planning, analysing, creativity, data and detail - and several experts in their field - to help us put together our new and improved website. We hope you love it as much as we do. Though informative, we felt our old site lacked the modern features you  … Read more

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Ancient Greek Votive Offerings in Antiquity: Gifts to the Gods

Votive offerings were gifts that the ancient Greeks and Romans gave to a deity as thanks for bringing good fortune or for granting favours. The offerings served as an important expression of the personal relationship between ancient peoples and their gods and goddesses. Votive Offerings as a Public Act of Devotion Greeks and Romans typically  … Read more

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