Priam asks Achilles for redemption of Hector’s body
Red-figure skyphos. Side A. Attic.
By the Brygos Painter.
Clay. 490—480 BCE.
Vienna, Museum of Art History, Collection of Classical Antiquities

Priam asks Achilles for redemption of Hector’s body.

Red-figure skyphos. Side A. Attic.
By the Brygos Painter.
Clay. 490—480 BCE.

Vienna, Museum of Art History, Collection of Classical Antiquities
(Kunsthistorisches Museum)

Origin:
Found in a tomb in Cerveteri (Caere).
Credits:
© 2006. Photo, text: ILIADE. Electa, 2006, p. 34, fig. 7.
© 2006 Ministero per i Beni e le Attività Culturali.
© 2006 Mondadori Electa S.p.A., Milano.
ISBN 88-370-4647-2

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