Aftermath: The Recovery of Aithra and and Sacrifice of Polyxena (page 658, with art)

Chapter 16, The Trojan War Previous Page   Table of Contents   Next Page ♦ Naples, Museo Nazionale 81669 (H2422): Attic red-figure hydria by Kleophrades Painter with Sack of Troy, including rescue of aged Aithra by her grandsons Demophon and Akamas (for Kassandra and Aias from same vase, see Gantz page 655; for the death … Continue reading Aftermath: The Recovery of Aithra and and Sacrifice of Polyxena (page 658, 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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