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Peltast
Image by Magnus Manske

Peltast

A peltast was a type of Greek infantryman who was usually armed with a javelin and who carried a light shield. Originating from Thrace, the peltast was a common sight in Greek warfare during the Classical period and especially following the...
Portrait of Akhenaten
Image by Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin

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
Image by Jean-Baptiste Bourguignon d'Anville

Map of Lutetia

A 18th century map of Lutetia by Jean-Baptiste Bourguignon d'Anville (1697–1782).
Statuette - Augusta Raurica
3D Image by Dominique Le Coultre

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.
Greek Hoplite
Image by Johnny Shumate

Greek Hoplite

Modern illustration of a 4th century BCE Greek hoplite.
Spartan Warriors
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Spartan Warriors

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.
Spartan Territory
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Spartan Territory

A map indicating the location of Sparta and her territory in the Peloponnese.
Greek Trireme [Illustration]
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Greek Trireme [Illustration]

Model of a Greek Trireme. Displayed at Deutsches Museum, Munich, Germany.
Delian League
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Delian League

A map illustrating the members of the Delian League, led by Athens c. 431 BCE.
Greek Trireme [Artist's Impression]
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Greek Trireme [Artist's Impression]

An artist's rendition of a Greek trireme in battle.