Revealing Gold’s Role in Greek Culture: Hellas Gold Supports the Benaki Museum

The use of gold in art, religion and currency, spans centuries and touches almost every known culture. Gold’s lustrous colour and its properties as a malleable precious metal have helped it become representative of immortality, wealth and power in many ancient cultures. Gold in ancient Greece was viewed as a powerful symbol – of social status, to …

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