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GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
Cycles Manuscripts Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France, fr. 22552
The Aftermath of the WarAgamemnon Orestes avenges AgamemnonOrestes kills AegisthusIn the presence of Clytemnestra
LITERATURE
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Lefèvre, RaoulLe recoeil des histoires de Troyes CyclesParis, Bibliothèque nationale de France, fr. 22552
Lefèvre, RaoulLe recoeil des histoires de Troyes Livre IIIcap. 100: Orestes avenges Agamemnon
SOCIAL LIFE
Justice and punishment
ExecutionHanging Gallows with one or more hanged persons
ExecutionDragging to death
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ARTIST/CREATOR
French
DATE
15th century
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → fr. 22552, fol. 286v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Lefèvre, RaoulRecueil des Histoires de Troie
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COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
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