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Unformatted text preview: Role of Hephaestus: pindar, Olympian 7 for island of Rhodes, sacred to sun (hyperions son) o N.b. colossus of Rhodes, 105 ft. high (c. 300BCE). Thumbnail sketch in hymn to ahprodite 7-15 (ml 190): virgin, warrior, patroness of crafts Illiad 5. 733-7 : arming scene Aegis: breastplate/ cloak combonation? Golden tassels (ll. 2.448f.); Gorgon head (ll. 5) Stands by heros: illiad 10.277-94 (odysseus, Diomedes and tydeus, his father) In art: preseus, theseus, Heracles Punishes Teiresias for unwittingly seeing her bathing on mt hekicon (horses fountain) Callimachus hymn (3 rd c. BCE) Set in argos: statue-washing ritual (palladion, statue of Athena Grief of mother chariclo Punnishes locrian Ajax for raping cassndra at her temple at troy (story in alcaaeus, c. 7)...
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