Odysseus (page 710, with art)

Chapter 17, The Return from Troy Previous Page   Table of Contents   Next Page ♦ Palermo, Museo Nazionale B335: Attic black-figure skyphos with Odysseus? being carried on back of large turtle away from mouth of Charybdis, which is shown as a fig tree on an overhanging rock; Odysseus lies clasping turtle’s back as it … Continue reading Odysseus (page 710, with art)

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Odysseus (page 709, with art)

Chapter 17, The Return from Troy Previous Page   Table of Contents   Next Page ♦ British Museum B103.19: Klazomenian black-figure fragment from Naukratis with five rowers in a boat and wing on upper left (= Odysseus’ men and a Seiren?) British Museum ♦ Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, 01.8100: Late Corinthian aryballos, Odysseus bound … Continue reading Odysseus (page 709, with art)

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Odysseus (page 708, with art)

Chapter 17, The Return from Troy Previous Page   Table of Contents   Next Page ♦ Argos, Museum C 149: fragment of Protoargive krater with reclining Polyphemos, who is being blinded by two Greeks holding a long stake; Odysseus may be the larger Greek; part of left leg of third Greek is preserved on the … Continue reading Odysseus (page 708, with art)

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The Last Events before the Sack (page 645, with art)

Chapter 16, The Trojan War Previous Page   Table of Contents   Next Page ♦ Stockholm, Medelhavsmuseum 1963.1: Attic red-figure by the Tyszkiewicz Painter with Diomedes and Odysseus, each with Palladion, and Athena intervening Digital LIMC Beazley Archive Pottery Database ♦ Paris, Louvre K36: Apulian red-figure oinochoe with Athena, Odysseus with Palladion, Diomedes with Palladion, … Continue reading The Last Events before the Sack (page 645, with art)

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The Last Events before the Sack (page 644, with art)

Chapter 16, The Trojan War Previous Page   Table of Contents   Next Page ♦ Leningrad/St. Petersburg, Hermitage Museum 649 (St 830): Attic red-figure cup by Makron (painter) with Diomedes and Odysseus, both carrying a Palladion, in a dispute with swords drawn (side A below) Side A (top): Diomedes with Palladion, Demophon (son of Theseus), … Continue reading The Last Events before the Sack (page 644, with art)

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The Last Events before the Sack (page 640, with art)

Chapter 16, The Trojan War Previous Page   Table of Contents   Next Page ♦ Ferrara, Museo Nazionale di Spina 44701: Attic red-figure volute krater with Neoptolemos (center), his grandfather Lykomedes (far left) and his mother Deidameia (to right of Lykomedes); and with Odysseus and Phoinix (far right) Flickr; Lykomedes, Deidameia, Neoptolemos and Odysseus (on … Continue reading The Last Events before the Sack (page 640, with art)

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The Fate of Aias (page 632, with art)

Chapter 16, The Trojan War Previous Page   Table of Contents   Next Page ♦ Paris, Louvre E643: Late Corinthian hydria with mourning over body of Achilleus by Thetis (with her arms around her son’s head) and her sister Nereides; arms of Achilleus under couch on which he is laid  Wikimedia Beazley Archive Pottery Database Digital … Continue reading The Fate of Aias (page 632, with art)

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Penthesileia and Memnon (page 622, with art)

Chapter 16, The Trojan War Previous Page   Table of Contents   Next Page ♦ Olympia, Archaeological Museum B 112: bronze shield-band relief with Achilleus and Penthesileia E. Kunze, Archaische Schildbänder. Olympische Forschungen 2 (1950) pl. 20 Digital LIMC (no image) ♦ Olympia, Archaeological Museum B 1555: bronze shield-band relief with Achilleus and Penthesileia E. Kunze, Archaische … Continue reading Penthesileia and Memnon (page 622, with art)

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