Sales Hotline: +44 (0)1492 541300

Helmet of Themistocles

£82.50

Be the first to review this product

Themistocles 525 - 460 BC C. was an Athenian general and politician. Member of the new generation of politicians who gained prominence during the beginnings of Athenian democracy, along with his great rival Aristides. As a politician, Themistocles was close to the people and enjoyed the support of the Athenian lower classes, which, in general, pitted him against the nobility.

Elected archon in 493 BC, took a series of measures to increase the naval power of Athens, something that would become recurrent throughout his political career. He fought in Marathon during the First Medical War, being one of the ten Athenian strategoi mentioned by Herodotus.


Inner Circumference: 65cm
Width: 20cm

All dimensions are approximate and may vary from piece to piece.

SKU: AH6385

Stock Status: In stock

Excl. Tax: £82.50 Incl. Tax: £99.00
Excl. Tax: £82.50 Incl. Tax: £99.00
Deepeeka

Description

Details

Themistocles 525 - 460 BC C. was an Athenian general and politician. Member of the new generation of politicians who gained prominence during the beginnings of Athenian democracy, along with his great rival Aristides. As a politician, Themistocles was close to the people, and enjoyed the support of the Athenian lower classes, which, in general, pitted him against the nobility. Elected archon in 493 BC. C., took a series of measures to increase the naval power of Athens, something that would become a recurrent throughout his political career. He fought in Marathon during the First Medical War, being one of the ten Athenian strategoi mentioned by Herodotus.

Additional Info

Additional Info

Brand Deepeeka
Specification Inner Circumference: 65cm Width: 20cm

Reviews

Write Your Own Review

Only registered users can write reviews. Please, log in or register

Tags

Tags

Use spaces to separate tags. Use single quotes (') for phrases.

Registered Company number. 6769534 (England and Wales) UK Vat Number: 779 5190 76