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GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
The War of Troy Main episodes The sack of TroyTrojan women taken prisonerCassandra → Coroebus killed while trying to liberate his wife Cassandra
LITERATURE
Ancient
Vergil Aeneid Book II: Aeneas recounts the sack of Troyvv. 402-406: Cassandra is taken prisoner in the temple of Minerva
Vergil Aeneid Book II: Aeneas recounts the sack of Troyvv. 406 - 437: Coroebus is killed while attempting to free Cassandra
Vergil Aeneid CyclesManuscriptsVatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Vat. lat. 2761
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ARTIST/CREATOR
Italian
DATE
14th century
LOCATION
Rome, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana → Vat. lat. 2761, fol. 18r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
VergilAeneid
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
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RELATIONS
BAV Digitised manuscript
BAV Detailed record
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