Cast Gallery catalogue number: A120e

Warriors defending the walls of a besieged city. On the right inhabitants are escaping on horseback and carrying chattels.

  • Plaster cast: Height: 61cm, Width: 1.41m.
  • 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