Winged Goddess of Victory sculpture in Greek Mythology, Nike was a goddess who personified Victory, also known as the Winged Goddess of Victory. The Roman equivalent was Victoria. Nike assumed the role of the divine charioteer, a role in which she often is portrayed in Classical Greek art. Nike flew around battlefields rewarding the victors with glory and fame. This statue is a modern interpretation of the Nike statue. The winged goddess of victory, Nike was the divine charioteer rewarding
battlefield victors with laurel leaf wreaths of glory and fame.