Ancient Rhodes by Frantisek Kupka
An oil painting representing the ancient city of Rhodes by Frantisek Kupka (1906 CE). Probably a realistic representation...
Colossus of Rhodes
An artist's impression of what the Colossus of Rhodes statue, one of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world, may have looked...
Demetrius I of Macedon
Demetrius I of Macedon, also known as Demetrios Poliorcetes, the ‘Besieger’ (c. 336 - c. 282 BCE), was...
Greek Harbour Scene
Artist's impression of how a harbour scene in ancient Greece may have looked.
Although the male citizen, with his full legal status, right to vote, hold public office, and own property, may well...
Helios (also Helius) was the god of the Sun in Greek mythology. He was thought to ride a golden chariot which brought...
A red-figure pelike from Rhodes, c. 430 BCE. The scene depicts a youth and a seated courtesan. Painted by Polygntos. (National...
Rhodes Silver Didrachm
Silver didrachm from Rhodes, Caria, 304-166 BCE. O: Head of Helios. R: Rose.
Rhodes Silver Tetradrachm
Some Greek cities used images for their names, so "readers" did not have to be literate. In Rhodes, a rose (rhodon...
Squat Alabastron Jar
A squat alabastron, c. 1400-1375 BCE from Ialysus, Rhodes. These flat jars first appeared in the Minoan civilization...