Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
The War of Troy Main episodes Death of PatroclusPatroclus as a shade
The War of Troy Main episodes Death of PatroclusAchilles sacrificing Trojan prisoners at the tomb of Patroclus
Agamemnon
With other figures
Ajax the Great
With other figures
Ajax the Lesser
With other figures
Briseis
With other figures
Further details
From left to right: Briseis, Agamemnon, Achilles slaying a prisoner, the shade of Patroclus and the two Ajax (son of Telamon and son of Oileus) with other prisoners
ARTIST/CREATOR
Etruscan
DATE
4th century BC
LOCATION
Orvieto, Museo dell'Opera del Duomo di Orvieto (Found at Torre San Severo)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
E. Galli, 'The Etruscan Sarcophagus of Torre San Severo in Orvieto', Art and Archaeology, VI, 5 (November 1917), pp.229-34
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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