Semele and Ino (page 476, with art)

Chapter 14: Thebes Previous Page  Table of Contents  Next Page Diodorus Siculus 3.64.3-4 The third Dionysus, they say, was born in Boeotian Thebes of Zeus and Semelê, the daughter of Cadmus. The myth runs as follows: Zeus had become enamoured of Semelê and often, lured by her beauty, had consorted with her, but Hera, being jealous … Continue reading Semele and Ino (page 476, with art)

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Page 160 (with art)

Chapter 4: Prometheus and the First Men Previous Page   Table of Contents   Next Page ♦ Paris, Cabinet des Médailles 542: Attic red-figure cup by Douris, Hera and Prometheus Wikimedia Monumenti inediti pubblicati dall’Instituto di corrispondenza archeologica 5 (1849-53), pl. 35 Beazley Archive Pottery Database Previous Page   Table of Contents   Next Page Tags: #Hera #Prometheus Edited by R. … Continue reading Page 160 (with art)

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Page 157 (with art)

Chapter 4: Prometheus and the First Men Previous Page   Table of Contents   Next Page ♦ Athens, National Museum 15354: ivory relief from Sparta with Prometheus and eagle R.M. Dawkins, The Sanctuary of Artemis Orthia at Sparta (1929), pl. 100, 1 ♦ Olympia B4992: bronze shield-band relief with Prometheus and eagle P. C. Bol, Olympische Forschungen … Continue reading Page 157 (with art)

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Page 155 (with art)

Chapter 4: Prometheus and the First Men Previous Page   Table of Contents   Next Page ♦ Athens, National Archaeoloigcal Museum, 16384: Attic black-figure skyphos-krater by Nettos Painter, with Herakles, Prometheus and eagle Image from Dan Hinman-Smith Wikimedia Beazley Archive Pottery Database ♦ Berlin, Antikensammlung F1722: Attic black-figure column krater with Herakles, Prometheus and eagle Otto Jahn, Archäologische … Continue reading Page 155 (with art)

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Ixion (page 720, with art)

Chapter 18: Other Myths Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♦ Athens, Museum of the Athenian Agora Excavations P26228: Attic red-figure cup fragment, Ixion and wheel Homer A. Thompson, “Activities in the Athenian Agora: 1958”, Hesperia: The Journal of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens vol. 28, no. 1 (Jan. – Mar., … Continue reading Ixion (page 720, with art)

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Minor Divinities (page 145, with art)

Chapter 3: Olympos, the Underworld, and Minor Divinities Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♦ Eretria, Archaeological Museum: terracotta statuette of horse/man from Lefkandi (Kentauros?) Wikimedia ♦ Paris, Cabinet des Médailles M.5837: Cycladic sealstone, archer and horse/man (Herakles and Kentauros Nessos?) Cabinet des Médailles ♦ Athens, National Museum 15350: ivory relief plaque from … Continue reading Minor Divinities (page 145, with art)

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Minor Divinities (page 137, with art)

Chapter 3: Olympos, the Underworld, and Minor Divinities Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♦ Paestum Museum: three metopes from the Heraion I at Foce del Sele, with Herakles defending Hera? and two pairs of Silenoi advancing with stones raised Soprintendenza Archeologia per le provincie di Salerno e Avellino ♦ Wurzbug University, Martin … Continue reading Minor Divinities (page 137, with art)

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Olympos (page 123 upper, with art)

Chapter 3: Olympos, the Underworld, and Minor Divinities Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♦ Florence, Museo Archeologico 4209: Attic black-figure krater by Kleitias and Egotimos (François Krater), with return of Hephaistos, led by Dionysos, with awaiting deities (from right to left) Aphrodite, Zeus, Hera, Athena and Ares Details of pls. 11-12 from … Continue reading Olympos (page 123 upper, with art)

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