Mycenaean Krater With Warriors

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Carole Raddato
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published on 08 May 2014
Mycenaean Krater With Warriors

Large Mycenaean krater depicting men in full armour (helmet, cuirass, greaves, shield and spear) as they depart for war, a sack of supplies hanging from their spears. To the side a woman raises her hand in a farewell gesture. From the "House of the Warrior Vase" at Mycenae Acropolis. 12th century BCE. (National Archaeological Museum of Athens)


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Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2014, May 08). Mycenaean Krater With Warriors. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/2620/

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Raddato, Carole. "Mycenaean Krater With Warriors." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 08, 2014. https://www.ancient.eu/image/2620/.

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Raddato, Carole. "Mycenaean Krater With Warriors." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 08 May 2014. Web. 25 Aug 2019.

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