At the Battle of Thermopylae, King Leonidas of Sparta led a small force of men to hold back the invading Persian army from conquering Greece. This Leonidas in Battle statue depicts the heroic leader fighting with spear and shield. Crafted from cold cast bronze, this Greek warrior statue has been hand painted to showcase every detail. Leonidas wears a Corinthian helm with a red crest. A matching red cloak is clasped at his neck. His muscled chest is bare, as was the custom in Sparta. Bracers cover his forearms and he wears a battle brief. Leonidas wears sandals to protect his feet from the uneven terrain and greaves to shield his lower legs. He carries a round shield displaying a red Lambda, which was a symbol of ancient Sparta. The shield has been pierced by three enemy arrows. The Leonidas in Battle statue makes a fantastic gift for anyone who loves military history or classical heroes.
- Hand painted to bring out every detail
- Depicts the Spartan king, Leonidas
- Powerful display for a mantel, desk, or shelf
- Makes a fantastic gift or personal accent
- Crafted from cold cast bronze
- Height: 12.75 Inches