Iconography
LITERATURE
Ancient
HomerIliad CyclesMilan, Biblioteca Ambrosiana, Cod. F 205 Inf. (Ambrosian Iliad)Manuscript
HomerIliad Book IV: The gods decide that Troy will fall, Pandarus attacks Menelaosvv. 105-147: Pandarus shoots an arrow at Menelaus, injuring him slightly
HomerIliad Book IV: The gods decide that Troy will fall, Pandarus attacks Menelaosvv. 210-219: Machaon removes the arrow from Menelaus's wound
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Science, technology and medicine
MedicineTreatment Surgery
Further details
In the centre Pandarus shooting an arrow, at the bottom right Machaon and Menelaus
ARTIST/CREATOR
Constantinople or Alexandria
DATE
late 5th century - early 6th century
LOCATION
Milan, Biblioteca Ambrosiana → Cod. F 205 Inf., plate 15 (fol. 14v)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Ilias Ambrosiana, Cod. F. 205. P. Inf. Bibliothecae Ambrosianae Mediolanensis, Fontes Ambrosiani 28, Berne 1953
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