Art & Arch

Events

Nikandre

650 BC

New York Kouros

600 BC

Sounion Kouros

600 BC

Temple of Artemis Pediment

590 BC

Pythian Games founded at Delphi

582 BC

Kleobis & Biton

580 BC

Gorgon Painter Dinos

580 BC

Sophilos Dinos

580 BC - 570 BC

Temple C, Selenus

575 BC

Home of the 'Herakles and the Kerkopes' metope

Sikyonian Treasury

575 BC

Home of the 'Heroic Cattle Raid' metope

Berlin Goddess

570 BC

Francois Vase

570 BC

Piraeus Apollo

550 BC

Amasis Painter

550 BC
  • Dionysus & the Maenads
    • Women Weaving
    • Wedding Procession

Exekias

540 BC - 530 BC
  • Ajax & Achilles
    • Dionysus in a boat

Anavyssos Kouros

530 BC

Kore 675

530 BC

Peplos Kore

530 BC

Siphnian Treasury

525 BC
  • East Frieze
    • North Frieze
    • East Pediment

Lysippides & Andokides vase

520 BC

Euphronios' vase

510 BC - 500 BC

Herakles fighting the Amazons

Euthymides vase

510 BC - 500 BC
  • Three men carousing

Aristodikos Kouros

510 BC - 500 BC

Beginning of Democracy

507 BC

Implemented by Cleisthenes

Temple of Aphaia, West Pediment

500 BC

1st Persian invasion of Greece

492 BC

Batte of Marathon

490 BC

Darius I's invasion is defeated

Berlin Painter

490 BC - 480 BC

2nd Persian invasion of Greece

480 BC

The battles of Thermopylae & Salamis were in this year

Battle of Plataea

479 BC

Xerxes is defeated

The Delian League is inaugurated

477 BC

Delian League defeats Persia

466 BC

At the Battle of Eurymedon

Delian League Treasury moved to Athens

454 BC

Beginning of Peloponnesian War

431 BC