Richard Mercel
Viac nápadov od Richard
Athlete with discus. Red-figure pelike. Attic. By the Geras Painter. Clay. 490—480 B.C.The athlete holds a discus in his hands. He is represented in the phase of the preparatory swinging movements, arms raised and right leg forward. Behind the athlete is a post indicating the training area. Discus-throwing was part of the pentathlon which comprised 5 disciplines: discus, javelin, long jump, stade race and wrestling.

Athlete with discus. Red-figure pelike. Attic. By the Geras Painter. Clay. 490—480 B.C.The athlete holds a discus in his hands. He is represented in the phase of the preparatory swinging movements, arms raised and right leg forward. Behind the athlete is a post indicating the training area. Discus-throwing was part of the pentathlon which comprised 5 disciplines: discus, javelin, long jump, stade race and wrestling.

Two athletes competing in the pankration. Panathenaic amphora, made in Athens in 332-331 BCE, during the archonship of Niketes. From Capua.

Two athletes competing in the pankration. Panathenaic amphora, made in Athens in 332-331 BCE, during the archonship of Niketes. From Capua.

Greek hoplites

Greek hoplites

Opliti, suonatore, ufficiale e peltasta

Opliti, suonatore, ufficiale e peltasta

Hellenistic mercenaries end of IV BC

Hellenistic mercenaries end of IV BC

Macedonian Horseman

Macedonian Horseman

Scythian in service of the Macedonian Calvary

Scythian in service of the Macedonian Calvary

Spartan by Leo Manco

Spartan by Leo Manco

Leo Manco

Leo Manco

Leo Manco

Leo Manco