Cast Gallery catalogue number: A120h

Warriors laying siege to a city. They use their shields to protect themselves from the warriors on top of the city walls.

  • Plaster cast: Height: 61cm, Width: 1.04m.
  • 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