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Greek Clay Passport Tokens
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Greek Clay Passport Tokens

Clay tokens probably used as passports by travellers or messengers reporting between military headquarters. Belonging to Xenokles, a border commander, 4th century BCE. (Agora Museum, Athens)
Greek Bronze Shield
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Greek Bronze Shield

Bronze shield from Olympia, 6th century BCE. Olympia Archaeological Museum.
Peloponnesian War
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Peloponnesian War

A map indicating the alliances and major battles of the Peloponnesian War in the Hellenic world (431-404 BCE).
Map of the Peloponnesian War, Beginning
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Map of the Peloponnesian War, Beginning

Map of the Alliances of the Peloponnesian War, as well as the respective strategies of the opposing factions of Sparta and Athens, and their allies.
Leonidas
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Leonidas

A 5th century BCE marble figure of a Spartan hoplite, perhaps of Leonidas in memory of his sacrifice at the Battle of Thermopylae in 480 BCE. (Archaeological Museum of Sparta, Greece).
Ancient Naval Battle
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Ancient Naval Battle

This is a 3D rendition of how an ancient ship ramming an enemy vessel may have looked.
Battles of Ancient Greece
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Battles of Ancient Greece

A map showing the locations of battles in ancient Greece.
Mycenaean Warriors
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Mycenaean Warriors

Mycenaean warriors depicted on a krater from Mycenae known as the 'House of the Warrior Vase', 12th century BCE. (National Archaeological Museum, Athens)
Siege of Tyre
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Siege of Tyre

Map of the Siege of Tyre, November 333 BC to August 332 BC.
Piraeus & The Long Walls
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Piraeus & The Long Walls

An illustration of the Long Walls fortifications which connected the city of Athens to its port of Piraeus from the 5th century BCE.