Two female gladiators
Marble. 1stó2nd cent. CE.
Width: 78 cm, height: 66 cm.
London, The British Museum

Two female gladiators.

Marble. 1stó2nd cent. CE.
Width: 78 cm, height: 66 cm.

London, The British Museum

Origin:
From Halikarnassos (modern Bodrum, Turkey).
Description:
On the bas-relief names of the participants of the fight are written ó Amazon (on the left) and Achilia.
Credits:
© 1998 Photo, text: V. Tarnovskij. Gladiatory. Izd-vo ęSlovoĽ, 1998, s. 15.
Copyright © 1987 Tessloff Verlag, Nürnberg.
Keywords: marble bas-relief relief two female gladiators women-gladiators woman-gladiator fighters Amazon Amazons Amazone Amazonen Amazzone Amazzoni Achilia gladiatorial battle fight fighting single combat shield
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