Troilos and Lykaon (page 600, with art)

Chapter 16, The Trojan War Previous Page   Table of Contents   Next Page ♦ Rome, Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia 106349: Laconian black-figure  cup with fountain house and snake at feet of armed Achilleus in ambush; in exergue, mounted Troilos and Polyxena P. Zancani Montuoro, “L’agguato a Troilo nella ceramica laconica,” Bollettino d’Arte 39 (1954), … Continue reading Troilos and Lykaon (page 600, with art)

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Troilos and Lykaon (page 599, with art)

Chapter 16, The Trojan War Previous Page   Table of Contents   Next Page ♦ New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art 01.8.6: Attic black-figure Siana cup by the C Painter, with fountain house, Achilleus pursuing Troilos and fleeing Polyxena Metropolitan Museum Beazley Archive Pottery Database ♦ Paris, Musee du Louvre, CA 6113: Attic black-figure Siana cup by … Continue reading Troilos and Lykaon (page 599, with art)

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Troilos and Lykaon (page 598, with art)

Chapter 16, The Trojan War Previous Page   Table of Contents   Next Page ♦ London, British Museum. 1969,1215.1: Protocorinthian aryballos by the Evelyn Painter with warrior in armor (Achilleus ?) walking behind unarmed horseback rider (Troilos ?) British Museum ♦ Athens, Paul and Alexandra Canellopoulos Museum 1319: Protocorinthian aryballos, with Achilleus in pursuit of Troilos Pierre … Continue reading Troilos and Lykaon (page 598, with art)

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The Journey to Troy: Philoktetes and Tennes (page 590, with art)

Chapter 16, The Trojan War Previous Page   Table of Contents   Next Page ♠ Dion Chrysostomos of Prusa 59 Greek Text ♠ Sophokles, Philoktetes 263-70  I am he whom the two marshalls and the Cephallenian king [265] shamelessly hurled to this solitude which you see, when I was wasting with a fierce disease, stricken by the savage bite of the … Continue reading The Journey to Troy: Philoktetes and Tennes (page 590, with art)

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Labor IX: The Belt of Hippolyte (page 397 lower, with art)

Chapter 13: Herakles Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♦ Nauplia, Archaeological Museum 4509: terra-cotta votive shield from Tiryns with Herakles (or Achilleus?) seizing helmet crest of an Amazon (Hipppolyte or Penthesileia?) who wears a broad belt; to upper right of Amazon, a vulture; on lower right, a second Amazon; on lower left, … Continue reading Labor IX: The Belt of Hippolyte (page 397 lower, with art)

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The Titans (page 37, with art)

Chapter 1: The Early Gods Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♠ Sappho 58 LP – Poetarum Lesbiorum Fragmenta, pp. 41-42, ed. E. Lobel and D. L. Page. Oxford 1955 ♠ Mimnermos 4 W – Iambi et Elegi Graeci 2, p. 84, ed. M. L. West. Oxford 1972 To Tithonos he gave to … Continue reading The Titans (page 37, with art)

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