Cast Gallery catalogue number: A120b
The defenders of a besieged city stand on the walls throwing rocks onto their attackers below.
See A120f for attackers.
- Plaster cast: Height: 62cm, Width: 1.19m.
- Copy of part of a limestone frieze.
- The frieze:
- is from the interior of the west wall of the Heroon at Trysa (in Lycia).
- was made about 390-380 BC.
- was taken to Vienna in 1883.
- is now in Vienna, Kunsthistorisches Museum.
Look at casts from the Heroon at Trysa