Greeks Battling Amazons

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Jan van der Crabben
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published on 10 May 2019
Greeks Battling Amazons

Greek soldiers fighting Amazons during the Trojan War. On the far right, Odysseus is shown (with a beard).

Relief from the side of a sarcophagus, c. 180 CE, discovered in Thessaloniki, Greece. Louvre Museum, Paris, France (LP 2584, No usuel Ma 2119).


About the Author

Jan van der Crabben
Jan is the Founder and CEO of Ancient History Encyclopedia, leading the non-profit company to best fulfil its mission to engage people with cultural heritage and to improve history education worldwide. He holds an MA War Studies from King's College.

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Crabben, J. V. D. (2019, May 10). Greeks Battling Amazons. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/10520/

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Crabben, Jan V. D. "Greeks Battling Amazons." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 10, 2019. https://www.ancient.eu/image/10520/.

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Crabben, Jan V. D. "Greeks Battling Amazons." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 10 May 2019. Web. 27 Jun 2019.

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