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GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Myths Drunkenness and madnessMadness
LITERATURE
Ancient
HomerOdyssey Book IX: Ulysses reports his adventures (Cicones, Lotophages, Polyphemus)vv. 287-294 (also Ovid, Metamorphoses, XIV, 205-212): Polyphemus devours two comrades of Ulysses
Further details
also called 'Polyphemus killing a companion of Ulysses'
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Roman
DATE
1st century BC - 2nd century
LOCATION
Munich, Glyptothek
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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