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...
Mosaic of Amazon Warrior Fighting Greek Rider
An ancient Roman mosaic from the 4th century CE depicting an Amazon...
Penthesilea & Achilles
A detail from a 3rd century CE Roman sarcophagus showing the amazon...
Warrior & Amazon
A plaque relief depicting a Greek pursuing an Amazon. Part of a...
A marble statue of a wounded Amazon. From an original by 5th century...
Wounded Amazon, Rome, 150 CE, Marble. Nye Carlsberg Glyptotek (Copenhagen...
Searching for the Amazons: The Real Warrior Women of the Ancient World
In Searching for the Amazons: The Real Warrior Women of the Ancient...
Women at War in the Classical World
Classical history tends to focus on the big-ticket war stories...
Elite Warriors in History
Winning battles and forging empires was not just about numbers...