Iconography
LITERATURE
Ancient
HomerIliad CyclesMilan, Biblioteca Ambrosiana, Cod. F 205 Inf. (Ambrosian Iliad)Manuscript
HomerIliad Book XVII: Battle over Patroclus's bodyvv. 61-69: Menelaus strips the dead Euphorbus of his armour
HomerIliad Book XVII: Battle over Patroclus's bodyvv. 70-89: Apollo admonishes Hector to attack Menelaus
Further details
At the right Menelaus with the dead Euphorbus, at the left Apollo and Hector
ARTIST/CREATOR
Constantinople or Alexandria
DATE
late 5th century - early 6th century
LOCATION
Milan, Biblioteca Ambrosiana → Cod. F 205 Inf., plate 51 (fol. 45r)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Ilias Ambrosiana, Cod. F. 205. P. Inf. Bibliothecae Ambrosianae Mediolanensis, Fontes Ambrosiani 28, Berne 1953
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