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Upper Body Fragment from the Tyrannicides
When the tyrant Peisistratos seized power over Athens in 550 BC, the aristocratic ruling class felt humiliated. Questionable though its political legitimacy was, however, the tyrannis did lay important foundations for the city’s successful…
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