Cast Gallery catalogue number: A120f

Warriors laying siege to a city. They use their shields to ward off rocks being thrown down by warriors on top of the city walls.
See A120a and A120b for the defending warriors.

  • Plaster cast: Height: 60cm, Width: 1.66m.
  • 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