Portrait of Akhenaten
Limestone fragment showing a portrait (in Amarna style) of the Egyptian pharaoh Akhenaten (r. 1353-1336 BCE) in profile, looking to the right. Probably from Amarna, Egypt. New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, c. 1345 BCE. It is on display at the Neues...
Map of Lutetia
A 18th century map of Lutetia by Jean-Baptiste Bourguignon d'Anville (1697–1782).
Statuette - Augusta Raurica
This is a reproduction of a statuette in cut stone from Augusta Raurica, which is located in present-day Switzerland. It dates from c. 40-60 CE. It comes from the necropolis along im Sager.
Battles of Ancient Greece
A map showing the locations of battles in ancient Greece.
This is a 3d representation of how Spartan warriors in action might have looked. Armoured warriors equipped with shield and spear, known as Hoplites, were typical of ancient Greek warfare.
Modern illustration of a 4th century BCE Greek hoplite.
A map indicating the location of Sparta and her territory in the Peloponnese.
A map illustrating the members of the Delian League, led by Athens c. 431 BCE.
Greek Trireme [Artist's Impression]
An artist's rendition of a Greek trireme in battle.
Plague in an Ancient City
"Plague in an Ancient City" by Michiel Sweerts (1618-1664 CE) is believed to depict the Plague of Athens (430-427 BCE). Oil on canvas. Painted c. 1652-1654 CE. 118.7 cm (46.7 in) x 170.8 cm (67.2 in). (Courtesy of Los Angeles County Museum...