Hera Statue, Queen of Heaven Greek or Roman Goddess Figurine
Powerful and regal, this statue depicts Hera holding a flowering apple branch from her western orchard of immortality. Romans worshiped her as Juno.
The queen of the Olympian deities, Hera is the wife and sister of Zeus. This daughter of Cronus and Rhea was mainly worshiped as a goddess of marriage and birth. Each year, Hera's virginity was said to return after her bath at the well Canathus. Her children are the smith-God Hephaestus, Goddess of Youth Hebe, and the God of war Ares.
Materials: Hand finished and antiqued resin and sacred Ganges Clay by our artisan's cooperative in India.
[From a Greek Amphora, circa 700 BCE]
8.5 inches tall / 21.59 cm
Antique stone colored resin and Ganges Clay statue.