Battle of Leuctra, 371 BCE
The possible positions taken in the Battle of Leuctra in 371 BCE between Sparta and Thebes. The Thebans, led by the brilliant...
Battle of Marathon, 490 BCE
A map illustrating the position of Greek (blue) and Persian (red) forces at the Battle of Marathon in 490 BCE. The allied...
Battle of Salamis, 480 BCE
The distribution of the respective fleets of the Greek allied states (blue) against the Persian forces of Xerxes (red...
Battle of the Granicus
Alexander the Great crossed the Hellespont with his combined Macedonian and Greek forces and stepped upon the shores...
Battle of Thermopylae 480 BCE
A map indicating the location and military positions taken in the Battle of Thermopylae in 480 BCE between the Persian invading...
Battles of Ancient Greece
A map showing the locations of battles in ancient Greece.
Boeotian Cavalryman Figurine
A Boeotian figurine of a cavalryman with spear or javelin, 6th century BCE. (Museum of Cycladic Art, Athens)
Bronze Helmet, Heraclea, Italy
A bronze helmet with snake crest and cheek-pieces. From the tomb of a warrior, 4th century BCE. Heraclea, southern Italy...
Bronze Illyrian Helmet
A bronze illyrian type helmet and gold funerary mask. Chalcidice, 530-510 BCE. (National Archaeological Museum, Athens...
Bronze Chalcidian helmet, 6th Century BCE. (Archaeological Museum, Piraeus)