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GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
Events before the Trojan War Ulysses and Diomedes return to the Greek camp
Achilles
Achilles on Scyros, among the daughters of Lycomedes Discovered by Ulysses
Further details
Achilles [centre] wearing a chiton charging with weapon [destroyed] and a shield in his left hand with Deidamia kneeling in front of him. To first standing to her right is Ulysses pointing to Achilles, with Diomedes [far right] charging to that direction. In between them the head is perhaps Phoenix
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Roman
DATE
early 3rd century
LOCATION
Paris, Musée du Louvre (inv. AGRR 4 (Ma 3570))
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Photo: Ian Jones
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Dagmar Grassinger, Die mythologischen Sarkophage, vol. 1 (Die antiken Sarkophagreliefs 12, 1), Berlin 1999, p. 201, no. 21.
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RELATIONS
Louvre
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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