In ancient Greek society, elders held an important role as leaders and advisors. They were respected for their wisdom and experience, and they played a crucial role in shaping the political and social landscape of their communities. Here are some interesting facts about ancient Greek elders:
- Elders were often chosen for their wisdom, experience, and leadership qualities. They were expected to provide guidance and advice to the younger generations, and to help ensure the stability and prosperity of the community.
- In some city-states, such as Sparta, elders were given a formal role in the government. They were responsible for making important decisions and serving as judges in legal disputes.
- Elders were often highly educated and well-read. They would have been familiar with the works of famous philosophers and poets, such as Homer and Hesiod.
- Elders were often responsible for passing on the cultural and religious traditions of their society to the younger generations. They would have been well-versed in the myths, legends, and rituals that were central to ancient Greek culture.
- Elders were often seen as role models and exemplars of virtue. They were expected to live up to high ethical standards and to set an example for others to follow.
- The concept of the elder as a wise and respected leader continues to be important in many cultures today. The role of the elder as a source of guidance and advice is still valued in many communities, and the wisdom and experience of older individuals is often seen as a valuable resource.
This is a high quality miniature 3D printed by Speira Miniatures in Sweden.
You can paint it as any normal miniature, no need to wash it beforehand. It is delivered unpainted.
Usable for dioarama, wargaming or tabletop role-playing games, such as Dungeon and Dragons, Warhammer, Pathfinder and so on. Also great as decor in your home if you order the large scales. We can always transform any model into a bust if you like, please contact us.
Due to the inherit nature of 3D printing the miniatures might contain imperfections and could require additional cleanup where the support have been; use sand paper or green putty for example. Print layers will sometimes be visable.
3D resin is brittle, even if we use a mixture than makes it more flexible. However it cannot be compared with the normal plastic that is used for example Warhammer, Marx or Conte miniatures. Handle the 3D prints with care, a fall can break them. Glue info here.