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GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
Events before the Trojan War The rape of Helen Hector scolds Paris over the rape of Helen
LITERATURE
Ancient
HomerIliad CyclesMilan, Biblioteca Ambrosiana, Cod. F 205 Inf. (Ambrosian Iliad)Manuscript
HomerIliad Book VI: Hector returns to Troy, scolds Paris and takes leave of Andromachevv. 325-341: Hector scolds Paris for not taking part in the battle, be promises to join him
HomerIliad Book VI: Hector returns to Troy, scolds Paris and takes leave of Andromachevv. 301-311: Hecuba leads the Trojan women in prayer to Minerva against Diomedes
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Constantinople or Alexandria
DATE
late 5th century - early 6th century
LOCATION
Milan, Biblioteca Ambrosiana → Cod. F 205 Inf., plate 25 (fol. 22v)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Ilias Ambrosiana, Cod. F. 205. P. Inf. Bibliothecae Ambrosianae Mediolanensis, Fontes Ambrosiani 28, Berne 1953
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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