Jason & the Argonauts
The pan-Hellenic mythological hero Jason was famed for his expedition with the Argonauts in search of the Golden Fleece...
Map of Archaic Greece
A map of the political structure of Greece in the Archaic Age (ca. 750 - 490 BC).
Monolithic Columns, Corinth
The seven remaining columns of the Doric peripteral temple of Apollo at Corinth (550-530 BCE). The columns are monolithic...
Peirene Fountain at Corinth
Beautiful Fountain at the end of four manmade underground reservoirs and an intricate system of water pipes. Added...
Periander was the second tyrant of Corinth (d. c. 587 BCE); Diogenes Laertius only mentions that he was eighty...
A marble bust of Corinthian tyrant Periander, 627–587 BCE. Roman copy of a 4th century BCE Greek original. (Vatican Museums...
The Persian Wars refers to the conflict between Greece and Persia in the 5th century BCE which involved two invasions...
Phrygian Captive, Corinth
Colossal statue of a Phrygian Captive used as a pier in the 'Captives Facade' of the north Basilica, Corinth (second...
Late Proto-Corinthian pointed scaled aryballos. The aryballos would have contained oil or perfume. Early Archaic: 650-625...
Pyxis (Cosmetic Box)
A middle Corinthian Pyxis (cosmetic box) that shows friezes of lions, sirens, sphinxes and birds. At the rim there are...