Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Juno
Single figure As an idol
AttributesShield and spear
Worship
LITERATURE
Ancient
StatiusThebaid CyclesLondon, British Library, Burney MS 257 (Paris, first quarter 15th century)
StatiusThebaid Book X: In the night after the battle the Argives attack the sleeping Thebans in their camp, battle at the walls of Thebesvv. 17-35. Eteocles commands Meges and Lycus to command the Argive camp during the night
StatiusThebaid Book X: In the night after the battle the Argives attack the sleeping Thebans in their camp, battle at the walls of Thebesvv. 49-55: In Argos, the wives of the warriors pray to Juno for their husbands
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
1st quarter 15th century possibly c1405
LOCATION
London, British Library → Burney 257, fol. 157v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Statius (Publius Papinius Statius)Thebaid
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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