Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
Events before the Trojan War The rape of Helen Paris and Helen as loversWith other figures in narrative context
The War of Troy Main episodes The Amazons join the Trojans Penthesilea offering help to Paris and Helen
Further details
Penthesilea offering help to Paris and Helen
ARTIST/CREATOR
Hellenistic
DATE
3rd century BC
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France, Département des Monnaies, Médailles et Antiques
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
M. E. Babelon, Catalogue des camées antiques et modernes de la Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris 1897, p.83, no. 154
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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