(photo on external web page)
Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
Events before the Trojan War Antenor's mission to Greece to free Hesione Priam discussing with his lords how his sister Hesione may be freed
LITERATURE
Modern
Lydgate, JohnTroy Book CyclesManchester, John Rylands Library, English MS 1 (Mid-15th century)Book II
Lydgate, JohnTroy Book Book IIvv. 1067-1144: Priam summons his lords to discuss the return of Hesione from Greek captivity
SOCIAL LIFE
Administration
Parliaments and Councils
Further details
The scribes at the bottom left write the letters of summons for Parliament
ARTIST/CREATOR
English
DATE
mid 15th century
LOCATION
Manchester, John Rylands Library → English MS 1, fol. 34v
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Rylands-Warburg Project, Pilot
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, used with kind permission of the John Rylands Library, Manchester
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