Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
Cycles Manuscripts Milan, Biblioteca Ambrosiana, H 86 sup.
Argonauts, Jason and Medea
The soldiers born from the dragon's teeth fight each other
Jason sows the teeth of the dragon onto the field
Jason kills the dragon and extracts its teeth
LITERATURE
Modern
Guido delle Colonne (Guido de Columna or de Columnis)Historia destructionis Troiae CyclesMilan, Biblioteca Ambrosiana, H 86 sup.
Guido delle Colonne (Guido de Columna or de Columnis)Historia destructionis Troiae Book 3Jason kills the dragon and extracts its teeth, sows them, the soldiers fight each other
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Italian
DATE
1370 - 1380
LOCATION
Milan, Biblioteca Ambrosiana → H 86 sup. , fol. 10r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Guido delle ColonneHistoria Troiana
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
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