Philip V of Macedon
A marble portrait bust of Philip V of Macedon r. 220-179 BCE. A 2nd century CE Roman copy of a Greek original. (Palazzo Massimo...
Philippi was an important city in eastern Macedon which flourished in the Hellenistic, Roman, and Byzantine Periods. Situated...
Phocion (c. 402 – 318 BCE) was an Athenian statesman and military commander who, according to tradition, was made...
Remains of Amphipolis
The remains of the ancient northern Greek city of Amphipolis. Location: Amphipolis, Macedonia, Greece
Roman Forum, Philippi
The Roman forum of Philippi, Macedon. In the background are the remains of the large Basilica B, c. 550 CE.
Satrapies in the Macedonian Empire
A map showing the distribution of satrapies in the Macedonian empire after the Settlement in Babylon summer/fall 323...
Silver Tetradrachm of Demetrius I of Macedon
Silver tetradrachm from Macedonia, reign of Demetrius I of Macedon, 306-283 BCE. O: Nike blowing a trumpet on a ship's...
Stag Hunt Mosaic from Pella
The Stag Hunt Mosaic signed by Gnosis, from the House of the Abduction of Helen in Pella (Macedon, Greece), late 4th century...
The Battle of Chaeronea in Diodorus Siculus
Chaeronea is the site of the famous Battle of Chaeronea (338 BCE) Phillip II of Macedon’s decisive defeat of the...
The Battle of Gaugamela, 331 BCE
After securing the eastern Mediterranean seaboard and Egypt, Alexander the Great pushed east into Mesopotamia with the intention...