Roman Interpretations of the Amazons through Literature and Art
Modern historians and classicists have studied the ancient Greeks&rsquo...
Women in Ancient Greece
Women in the ancient Greek world had few rights in comparison to...
Achilles & Penthesileia
A red-figure bell-krater depicting the hero Achilles and the Amazon...
Amazon and Barbarian
Roman sculpture in pentellic marble. An amazon rider is about to...
A Pentelic marble Amazonomachy frieze from a 4th century BCE funerary...
Amazonomachy, detail, late 2nd to early 3rd century CE, front and...
Amazonomachy Relief from the Mausoleum at Halicarnassus
Slab from the Amazonomachy frieze depicting five figures, three...
Amphora with Hercules & Amazon
A black-figure amphora depicting Hercules and an Amazon. Attica...
Attic Red-Figure Dinos
An Attic red-figure dinos bowl decorated with scenes of Theseus...
Black-figured amphora (wine-jar) signed by Exekias as potter and attributed to him as painter
Greek, about 540-530 BC Made in Athens, Greece; found at Vulci...
Greek & Amazons, Frieze from Bassae
A frieze from the Temple of Apollo, Bassae, depicting a Greek fighting...
Greeks Battling Amazons
Greek soldiers fighting Amazons during the Trojan War. On the far...