(photo on external web page)
Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
The War of Troy Battles
LITERATURE
Modern
Lydgate, JohnTroy Book CyclesManchester, John Rylands Library, English MS 1 (Mid-15th century)Book IV
Lydgate, JohnTroy Book Book IVvv. 3363-3532: Diomedes attacks Philomene, Menestheus attacks Polydamas
Further details
The image mislabels Menestheus as 'Thelamon', meaning Ajax. Ajax fights in this chapter without armour, and receives a deadly wound, but does not battle with Polydamas
ARTIST/CREATOR
English
DATE
mid 15th century
LOCATION
Manchester, John Rylands Library → English MS 1, fol. 131r
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Rylands-Warburg Project, Pilot
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, used with kind permission of the John Rylands Library, Manchester
Contact
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