Iconography
LITERATURE
Ancient
HomerIliad CyclesMilan, Biblioteca Ambrosiana, Cod. F 205 Inf. (Ambrosian Iliad)Manuscript
HomerIliad Book VII: Fight between Hector and Ajax, followed by truce and the building of walls around the shipsvv. 436-442: The Greeks build a wall to defend the ships
HomerIliad Book VII: Fight between Hector and Ajax, followed by truce and the building of walls around the shipsvv. 465-481: Meal of the Greeks after the completion of the work
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Constantinople or Alexandria
DATE
late 5th century - early 6th century
LOCATION
Milan, Biblioteca Ambrosiana → Cod. F 205 Inf., plate 27 (fol. 24v)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Ilias Ambrosiana, Cod. F. 205. P. Inf. Bibliothecae Ambrosianae Mediolanensis, Fontes Ambrosiani 28, Berne 1953
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