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Mycenaean warriors disembark their "black ships", as described by Homer, in the Iliad, on the beaches near Troy. ~ art by Guiseppe Rava ~ though this is supposed to illustrate the warriors of the Iliad, 1150 B.C., it actually illustrates the warriors of Homer's time, Geometric Greece 900-700 B.C., judging by the armour and patterns they wear.

Greek Warriors of the (Greek) Dark Age Period BC) art by Giuseppe Rava

Milek Jakubiec: human sacrifice after the disaster of Varus (9 B.C.).

Human Sacrifice for Wodan - painted for Ancient Warfare Magazine Wodan Sacrifice