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GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
The War of Troy Main episodes The Amazons join the TrojansPenthesilea killed by Achilles
Amazons
Battle of Amazons (Amazonomachia) Sarcophagi and Renaissance copies thereafter
Census of Antique Art known to the RenaissanceKnown PrototypesSarcophagiVatican City, Musei Vaticani, Belvedere 49
Achilles
Census of Antique Art Known to the RenaissanceKnown prototypesVatican City, Belvedere, Amazonomachy sarcophagus
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Roman
DATE
circa 230
LOCATION
Vatican City, Musei Vaticani (Cortile del Belvedere) (inv. 933, Amelung II, no. 49)
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RELATIONS
Census database
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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