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GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
The War of Troy Main episodes Philoctetes recovered by the Greeks and brought to TroyPhiloctetes exposed on Lemnos, in despair over his wound
LITERATURE
Ancient
HomerOdyssey Book V: Ulysses leaves Calypso, is shipwrecked and washed ashore the islands of the Phaeaciansvv. 151-153: Ulysses sitting at the shore and weeping for longing to return homeUlysses alone
Further details
Either Ulysses on Calypso's island, or Philoctetes on Lemnos
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Greek
DATE
4th quarter 5th century BC
LOCATION
Berlin, Antikensammlung (Pergamonmuseum and Altes Museum) (inv. Misc. 7863)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Salomon Reinach, RĂ©pertoire de Reliefs Grecs et Romains, vol. II, p. 29, no. 1
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RELATIONS
Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
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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