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Aineas' flight from Troy

Aineas' flight from Troy

Relief at Sebasteion: Ancient Aphrodisias School of Sculpture...

Aienas in armour carries his aged father Anchises on his shoulder and leads his young son Iulus by the hand. They are fleeing from the sack of Troy. The figure floating behind is Aphrodite, Aineas' mother: she is helping their escape. Old Anchises carries a round box that held images of Troy's ancestral gods. - Museum of Aphrodisias. See Anchises & Aphrodite too.

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