Beautiful gold sun patterned threaded textile headband in traditional Greek fashion. Formerly owned by a San Antonio theatre company.
“Apollo is the Olympian god of the sun and light, music and poetry, healing and plagues, prophecy and knowledge, order and beauty, archery and agriculture. An embodiment of the Hellenic ideal of kalokagathia, he is harmony, reason and moderation personified, a perfect blend of physical superiority and moral virtue. A complex deity who turns up in art and literature possibly as often as Zeus himself, Apollo is the only major god who appears with the same name in both Greek and Roman mythology.“
*reference painting by Giovanni Antonio Pellegrini, 18th century.