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What did the late Hellenistic pikeman look like?
I've been tossing the idea around in my head of having myself made a pikeman's kit from the later Hellenistic period, probably Macedonian, perhaps of the Bronze Shields or White Shields around the time of the Battle of Pydna or Cynoscephalae. However, I'm looking for accurate representations of what these pikemen looked like.

Going by the Military Decree of Amphipolis, they would have had their shield, greaves, body armor, a helmet, sword, and pike. Specifically, I'm looking for depictions of the helmet, breastplate, and shield, all which seem to have changed from the earlier hoplites or pikemen of Alexander's time.


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