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Argonauts (Αργοναύται)

Argonauts (Αργοναύται)

In Greek mythology, the Argonauts were a band of heroes who, in the years before the Trojan War, accompanied Jason to Colchis in his quest to find the Golden Fleece. Their name comes from their ship, the Argo which in turn was named after its builder Argus. Thus, "Argonauts" literally means "Argo sailors". They were sometimes called Minyans, after... More...


Denmark, 1938, Statue of Jason

Denmark, 2003, Statue of Jason

Georgia, 1998, Voyage of the Argonauts

Greece, 1958, «Argo»

Greece, 1995, Athene with Argonauts

Greece, 1995, Phineas, Hermes and Voreadae pursing Harpies

Greece, 1995, Medea, Nike and Jason taming bull

Greece, 1995, Medea and Jason taking the Golden Fleece

Greece, 1995, Jason presenting Golden Flrrce to Pelias

Liechtenstein, 2010, The surrender of the Golden Fleece to Jason

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