Greek soldiers often wore light armour during the height of the Hellenistic period, making them fast and fierce warriors in battle. The basic components of Greek armour were the front breastplate, backplate, bracers, and greaves. Most Grecian armour was made of bronze or brass. The Greeks wore muscle armour, which created the perception of impressive strength and fitness to intimidate their enemies. The Spartans, the most well-known group of Greek soldiers, were feared because their incredible skill in warfare and combat. Spartans have regained prominence in popular culture today thanks to the Frank Miller movie called 300, which was inspired by the Battle of Thermopylae between the Spartans and Persians. We carry an excellent selection of Greek-style armour in designs suitable for reenactments, LARPing, theatrical productions, and costuming. We offer Greek plate armour and Greek scale armour, ensuring that there are many fantastic pieces for history buffs and modern warriors to enjoy.
We carry an excellent selection of Greek helmets inspired by the headgear worn by Hoplites and other Greek soldiers. The Corinthian helmet originated in Ancient Greece, named for the city of Corinth. Later versions of the Grecian helm covered the entire head and neck with slits for the eyes and mouth, which made it very hard for soldiers to see and breathe. Similar to those of the Romans, many Greek helms had large curved projections to protect the nape of the neck and dramatic crests over the top of the cranium. We offer brass and steel Corinthian helms, Hoplite helmets, Trojan helms, Spartan helmets, Attic helmets, Macedonian helmets, and more. These reenactment helmets are ideal for LARPers and collectors.
The Hellenistic period played a major role in the development of the Western world, influencing warfare, science, language, politics, and the arts. Show your appreciation for the culture of Ancient Greece with our variety of Greek decor and Greek collectibles. Inspired by Greek mythology, literature, and history, our Greek statues include figures like Zeus, Athena, Socrates, Achilles, Hoplite soldiers, King Leonidas, Aristotle, and many more. Our Greek gifts and other merchandise extend even further with a selection of Greek keychains, pencil toppers, Grecian coin replicas, thimbles, and chess sets. Pick out a fantastic Greek plaque to hang on your wall, or show off a Greek end table in your home or office. History buffs and collectors are sure to appreciate the wide range of products you can find here!
Our selection of Greek statues gathers up the many gods, goddesses, heroes, monsters, and creatures of Greek history, legend, and mythology. Finely detailed and painted or accented by hand, we offer an incredible range of Greek sculptures and statues here, many featuring antique bronze tones that result in a stately accent that will suit any home. If you find yourself captivated by the tales of ancient Greece, then our Greek statues are certainly a sight to see. We offer Greek Titan statues as well as statues of many of the most famous gods, like Zeus, Hades, Aphrodite, and Athena, as well as some Greek deities you might not yet know. We also offer Greek statues that depict the mythical beings, like centaurs, gorgons, the Minotaur, Pegasus, and more. This is the place to find all the high quality statues that will bring the stories of ancient Greece to life.
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