Nike monument celebrating battle of Marathon reassembled

Sat. October 30, 2010
Categories: antiquities, archaeology, art, Greece, Herodotus

Nike monument
The Greek Reporter writes:

The Nike Monument was unveiled in the new Acropolis Museum on Tuesday by Culture and Tourism Minister Pavlos Geroulanos. The Monument was erected in honour of the ancient military commander Callimachus after the Battle of Marathon. Its various surviving pieces have been reassembled for the first time in its true antiquity form.