The Greeks

The Cup of Nestor

Clip: Episode 2 | 2m 32s Video has closed captioning.

Studying the gorgeous, ancient Cup of Nestor, you begin to get a sense of the character of the Greek people in the 8th Century B.C.. With just three lines of verse, the first example of Greek letters that we have aren’t some law or screed, but a message of amorous love.

Aired: 06/27/16

Rating: TV-PG

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