Black-Figure Warrior Scene

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Mark Cartwright
published on 21 December 2014
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A scene depicting warriors fighting over a corpse, probably a scene from the Iliad and the fallen warrior is Patrokles. Attic black-figure kalyx krater, c. 530 BCE. (National Archaeological Museum, Athens)

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Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2014, December 21). Black-Figure Warrior Scene. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Cartwright, Mark. "Black-Figure Warrior Scene." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified December 21, 2014.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Black-Figure Warrior Scene." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 21 Dec 2014. Web. 02 Dec 2021.