A warrior scene from Parthenon Metope
The Parthenon metopes that were visible on the exterior of the temple were made in deep relief and surrounded the temple on all sides. Most Greek temples had few decorated metopes, but in the Parthenon all ninety-two metopes were decorated on all sides with scenes from Greek mythology.
|Historic Period||Era: Classical|
|Material||Solid Sterling Silver|
|Length (top to bottom)||24 mm (15⁄16in)|
|Width||37 mm (1 and 29⁄64in)|