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Leonida's shield 43cm

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Leonida's shield 43cm

€58.00

Product Number:

005GRARMAHEL

Description:

Leonidas: "son of the lion"; died 11 August 480 BC) was a warrior king of the Greek city-state of Sparta, and the 17th of the Agiad line; a dynasty which claimed descent from the mythological demigod Heracles and Cadmus. He was the husband of Gorgo, the daughter of Cleomenes I of Sparta. Leonidas had a notable participation in the Second Persian War, where he led the allied Greek forces to a last stand at the Battle of Thermopylae (480 BC) while attempting to defend the pass from the invading Persian army; he entered myth as the leader of the 300 Spartans.

Material:

Metal

Color:

Bronze

Dimensions:

 Height  :43 cm


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