Map of Ancient Athens
A map of ancient Athens (with some text in German).
Boeotian Pithos from Thebes
A Boeotian early orientalizing pithos-amphora depicting a lion, 670-660 BCE, Thebes. (National Archaeological Museum, Athens).
Alexander the Great [Profile View]
A bust of Alexander the Great, 2nd-1st century BCE. Said to be from Alexandria, Egypt. (The British Museum, London).
Map of the Expansion of Macedon
A map showing the expansion of Macedon, around the time of the Peloponnesian War, between 431 - 336 BC.
Caryatids of the 5th century BCE Erechtheion on the Athenian Acropolis.
High terracotta Etruscan relief depicting scenes from the myth of the Seven Against Thebes. It decorated the back of the temple of the sanctuary at Pyrgi, 470-460 BCE. (National Etruscan Museum of Villa Giulia, Rome) 'Seven Against Thebes'...
Greek Colonies of the Northern Black Sea
Map showing Ancient Greek colonies on the northern coast of the Black Sea, c. 450 BC.
Palace of Nestor Ruins
Ruins of the Palace of Nestor at Pylos showing the preserved and decorated hearth and bathtub. The palace dates to c. 1300-1200 BCE
Cadmus Slaying the Dragon
A scene from a black-figure vase of the Phoenician founder of Thebes Cadmus slaying the dragon which dwelt there. Euboea, 560-550 BCE. (Louvre Museum, Paris)
Greek Trading Ship
Greek trading ship model, 4th century BCE Barcelona Archaeological Museum