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LITERATURE
Ancient
→ Homer → Iliad → Book I: Agamemnon has to return Chryseis to her father and takes instead Briseis, who had been promised to Achilles, causing his wrath → vv. 223-246: Achilles protests against the decision that he has to relinquish Briseis and throws his sceptre down
Milan,
Biblioteca Ambrosiana
Cod. F 205 Inf., plate 3 (fol. 3v)
late 5th century-early 6th century
Mai, plate 3
1819