Nicaea, Funerary relief of Menas

Nicaea, Funerary relief of Menas

Description

Nicaea, Funerary relief of Menas

Details

Fighting on foot, I stopped the riders fighting in the first row on their tracks, as we fought on the plains of Cyrus. Before that, I had struck down a Thracian in his armor, and a Mysian, and then I fell because of my great courage.

Date

ca. 300 BCE–ca. 100 BCE

Inscriptionnr

- (Greek)

Creator

Jona Lendering

Museum

Istanbul, Arkeoloji Müzesi

Licence

CC0 1.0 Universal

Categories

Hellenistic

Tags

Inscription, Tomb

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