Mycenaean Boar's Tusk Helmet
Mycenaean boar's tusk helmet excavated from chamber tomb 515. A description of this type of helmet can be found in Homer's...
Mycenaean Bronze Armour
Bronze armour and boar tusk helmet (15th century BCE) from a mycenaean cemetery in Dendra. Nafplio Archaeological Museum...
Mycenaean Krater With Warriors
Large Mycenaean krater depicting men in full armour (helmet, cuirass, greaves, shield and spear) as they depart for war...
This is an artistic 3D impression of how a Roman naval landing may have looked in ancient times.
On War and Games in the Ancient World
That there is a connection between warfare and sport is evident enough. Competitive games, in the form of contests between...
Flat, ornamental axe-head with original wooden haft and black leather binding. It is certainly non-functional. From Thebes...
Overarm Vs. Underarm Spear and Shield Reply to Demomanchaos and Critics
Thrand and Marquez reply to Demomanchoas, critics and skeptical viewers by redoing the barrel test the way Thrand had originally...
A map indicating the alliances and major battles of the Peloponnesian War in the Hellenic world (431-404 BCE).
The Peloponnesian Wars fought between Athens and Sparta and their respective allies came in two stages, the first from...
A peltast was a type of Greek infantryman who was usually armed with a javelin and who carried a light shield. Originating...