The scene of fight of the Trojan war
Black-figure amphora. Chalcidice.
Ascribed to the Inscription Painter.
Clay. 550—540 BCE.
Melbourne, National Gallery of Victoria

The scene of fight of the Trojan war.

Black-figure amphora. Chalcidice.
Ascribed to the Inscription Painter.
Clay. 550—540 BCE.

Melbourne, National Gallery of Victoria

Description:
The scene of fight of the Troyan war with Achilles who has dismounted from his chariot driven by Automedon, and is striking Eurymachus fallen on the ground with his spear. On the right Asteropaios is striking Periphas with his spear.
Credits:
© 2006. Photo, text: ILIADE. Electa, 2006, p. 70, fig. 5.
© 2006 Ministero per i Beni e le Attività Culturali.
© 2006 Mondadori Electa S.p.A., Milano.
© Photo: The Bridgeman Art Library.
ISBN 88-370-4647-2
Keywords: κεραμικά ceramics ceramica keramik céramique ελλάδα grecia graecia hellas greece grecia griechenland grèce black-figure black-figured amphora anfora figure nere chalcidice clay ascribed to the inscription painter the scene of fight of the trojan war guerra di troia achilles akhilleus achilleus achille automedon eurymach eurymachos eurymachus eurymakhos eurymakhos asteropaios asteropaeus periphas periphat chariot battle combat fight fighting action horse horses quadriga ornamental pattern bridle rein reins ribbons helmet head-piece headpiece armor armour armatura spear round shield aspis
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