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[1] Daughter of the Trojan king Priamus

Daughter of the Trojan king Priamus by one of his concubines (Apollod. 3,153), wife of Imbrius of Pedaeum (Hom. Il. 18,171ff.). M. is depicted amongst the captured Trojan women on the Cnidian lesche at Delphi (Paus. 10,25,9f.).

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[2] Daughter of Laomedon

Daughter of Laomedon [1] and sister of Priam. Together with her sisters Aethylla and Astyoche, she sets fire …

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Banholzer, Iris (Tübingen), “Medesicaste”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 23 September 2021 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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