In the first half of the first millennium BCE, ancient Greek city-states...
Magna Graecia (Megalē Hellas) refers to the coastal areas of southern...
Metapontum, located on the southern coast of Basilicata, Italy...
Second Punic War
The Second Punic War (aka The Hannibalic War) was fought between...
Trade in Ancient Greece
Trade was a fundamental aspect of the ancient Greek world and following...
Travel in the Ancient Greek World
Travel opportunities within the ancient Greek world largely depended...
Abduction of a Nymph Mosaic, Tarentum
The central panel from a larger floor mosaic depicting the abduction...
Archaic Columns, Tarentum
Two columns, all that remains of an Archaic temple dedicated to...
Black Volute Krater, Tarentum
A black volute krater, Tarentum, southern Italy, 4th century BCE...
Bronze Helmet, Tarentum
A bronze helmet with cheek-pieces. 3rd century BCE, Tarentum, southern...
Bronze Zeus, Tarentum
A bronze statue of Zeus, Tarentum, southern Italy c. 530 BCE. (National...
Chariot Racer Mosaic, Tarentum
A detail from a floor mosaic depicting a chariot racer, Tarentum...