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Tiresias: The Ancient Mediterranean Religions Source Database



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1. Homer, Iliad, 1.104, 1.197, 12.466, 19.16-19.17 (8th cent. BCE - 7th cent. BCE)

1.104. /When he had thus spoken he sat down, and among them arose the warrior, son of Atreus, wide-ruling Agamemnon, deeply troubled. With rage his black heart was wholly filled, and his eyes were like blazing fire. To Calchas first of all he spoke, and his look threatened evil: 1.197. /for in her heart she loved and cared for both men alike.She stood behind him, and seized the son of Peleus by his fair hair, appearing to him alone. No one of the others saw her. Achilles was seized with wonder, and turned around, and immediately recognized Pallas Athene. Terribly her eyes shone. 12.466. /he held two spears. None that met him could have held him back, none save the gods, when once he leapt within the gates; and his two eyes blazed with fire. And he wheeled him about in the throng, and called to the Trojans to climb over the wall; and they hearkened to his urging. Forthwith some clomb over the wall, and others poured in 19.16. /neither dared any man to look thereon, but they shrank in fear. Howbeit, when Achilles saw the arms, then came wrath upon him yet the more, and his eyes blazed forth in terrible wise from beneath their lids, as it had been flame; and he was glad as he held in his arms the glorious gifts of the god. But when in his soul he had taken delight in gazing on the glory of them 19.17. /neither dared any man to look thereon, but they shrank in fear. Howbeit, when Achilles saw the arms, then came wrath upon him yet the more, and his eyes blazed forth in terrible wise from beneath their lids, as it had been flame; and he was glad as he held in his arms the glorious gifts of the god. But when in his soul he had taken delight in gazing on the glory of them
2. Homer, Odyssey, 4.148, 6.131-6.132 (8th cent. BCE - 7th cent. BCE)

3. Vergil, Aeneis, 1.588-1.593 (1st cent. BCE - 1st cent. BCE)

1.588. the bastioned gates; the uproar of the throng. 1.589. The Tyrians toil unwearied; some up-raise 1.590. a wall or citadel, from far below 1.591. lifting the ponderous stone; or with due care 1.592. choose where to build, and close the space around 1.593. with sacred furrow; in their gathering-place
4. Seneca The Younger, On Anger, 1.1.3 (1st cent. CE - 1st cent. CE)

5. Statius, Achilleis, 1.163-1.164 (1st cent. CE - 1st cent. CE)

6. Suetonius, Augustus, 79.2 (1st cent. CE - 2nd cent. CE)

7. Suetonius, Caligula, 18.3 (1st cent. CE - 2nd cent. CE)

8. Herodian, History of The Empire After Marcus, 1.7.5 (2nd cent. CE - 3rd cent. CE)

9. Pliny The Younger, Panegyric, 48.4 (2nd cent. CE - 2nd cent. CE)

10. Ammianus Marcellinus, History, 25.4.22 (4th cent. CE - 4th cent. CE)

25.4.22. The figure and proportion of his body were as follows. He was of medium stature. His hair lay smooth as if it had been combed, his beard was shaggy and trimmed so as to end in a point, his eyes were fine and full of fire, an indication of the acuteness of his mind. His eyebrows were handsome, his nose very straight, his mouth somewhat large with a pendulous lower lip. His neck was thick and somewhat bent, his shoulders large and broad. Moreover, right from top to toe he was a man of straight well-proportioned bodily frame and as a result was strong and a good runner.
11. Scriptores Historiae Augustae, Commodus, 17.3 (4th cent. CE - 5th cent. CE)

12. Scriptores Historiae Augustae, Verus, 10.7 (4th cent. CE - 5th cent. CE)

13. Scriptores Historiae Augustae, Verus, 10.7 (4th cent. CE - 5th cent. CE)



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beards Goldman, Color-Terms in Social and Cultural Context in Ancient Rome (2013) 107
colors, gold, golden Goldman, Color-Terms in Social and Cultural Context in Ancient Rome (2013) 107
colors, yellow Goldman, Color-Terms in Social and Cultural Context in Ancient Rome (2013) 107
cosmetics Goldman, Color-Terms in Social and Cultural Context in Ancient Rome (2013) 107
emperors, commodus Goldman, Color-Terms in Social and Cultural Context in Ancient Rome (2013) 107
emperors, domitian Goldman, Color-Terms in Social and Cultural Context in Ancient Rome (2013) 107
emperors, lucius verus Goldman, Color-Terms in Social and Cultural Context in Ancient Rome (2013) 107
gold dust (sprinkled in hair) Goldman, Color-Terms in Social and Cultural Context in Ancient Rome (2013) 107
hair color, blond or fair Goldman, Color-Terms in Social and Cultural Context in Ancient Rome (2013) 107
hair dyes Goldman, Color-Terms in Social and Cultural Context in Ancient Rome (2013) 107
helios (god) Goldman, Color-Terms in Social and Cultural Context in Ancient Rome (2013) 107
physiognomy' Goldman, Color-Terms in Social and Cultural Context in Ancient Rome (2013) 107