Terracotta Nolan amphora (jar)

Terracotta; red-figure | 34.8 x 34.8cm | Ca. 480–470 B.C.

Unknown Artist

Obverse, warriors fighting Persian archer

Reverse, warrior

The almost miraculous Greek victory in 480 B.C. over the invading Persians, who were backed by the resources of a powerful empire, was the theme of much art produced in Greece during the fi...
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