Decree of Themistocles

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Μαρσύας
published on 20 March 2014

The Decree of Themistocles, also known as the Decree of Troezen, which describes details of the Battle of Salamis in 480 BCE. The tablet itself is dated to the 3rd century BCE and is a copy of a 5th century BCE papyrus text. (National Archaeological Museum, Athens)

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