P. 355 (with art)

Thessalonike, ex Andreadis Collection.  Corinthian column krater.  Phieus and other figures.


American Journal of Archaeology

Sophokles, Phineus fr 710 R – Tragicorum Graecorum Fragmenta vol. 4, p. 487, ed. S.L. Radt. Göttingen 1977.

(Instead of being blind?), his eyes were opened and his pupils became brilliant, when he met with the kindly Asklepios …

710 note 2

The researchers … say that Asklepios was blasted by a thunderbolt …  Stesichoros (PMG 194)  on one hand saying that he restored some of those attacking Thebes … but Philarchos  (81F18) [says that it was] because in the ninth year he restored the blinded sons of Phineus, as a favour for Kleopatra the daughter of Erechtheus.  (Transl. Mary E,erson)

Wurzburg, Martin von Wagner Museum 164.  Chalcidian kylix.  Boriadai.



Formerly Malibu, J. Paul Getty Museum, returned to Italy.  Attic Kalpis by the Kleophades Painter.  Pheneus and the Harpuiai.




Literary sources edited by Elena Bianchelli, Retired Senior Lecturer of Classical Languages and Culture, Univ. of Georgia, March 2022.

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