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1Paus. 10.28.2

ἐπηκολούθησε δὲ ὁ Πολύγνωτος ἐμοὶ δοκεῖν ποιήσει Μινυάδι· ἔστι γὰρ δὴ ἐν τῆι Μινυάδι ἐς Θησέα ἔχοντα καὶ Πειρίθουν·

ἔνθ᾿ ἤτοι νέα μὲν νεκυάμβατον, ἣν ὁ γεραιός πορθμεὺς ἦγε Χάρων, οὐκ ἔλλαβον ἔνδοθεν ὅρμου.

ἐπὶ τούτωι οὖν καὶ Πολύγνωτος γέροντα ἔγραψεν ἤδη τῆι ἡλικίαι τὸν Χάρωνα.

2 Paus. 10.28.7

ἡ δὲ Ὁμήρου ποίησις ἐς Ὀδυσσέα καὶ ἡ Μινυάς τε καλουμένη καὶ οἱ Νόστοι (μνήμη γὰρ δὴ καὶ ἐν ταύταις Ἅιδου καὶ τῶν ἐκεῖ δειμάτων ἐστίν) ἴσασιν οὐδένα Εὐρύνομον δαίμονα.

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Minyas

Minyas

1 Pausanias, Geography of Greece

Polygnotus in my opinion followed the poem Minyas. For in the Minyas there is this, referring to Theseus and Pirithous:

There they did not find the boat that the dead board, which the old ferryman Charon guided, at its berth.

On this basis, then, Polygnotus too painted Charon as already advanced in age.

2 Pausanias, Geography of Greece

But Homer’s poem about Odysseus and the so-called Minyas and the Returns (for in these too there is mention of Hades and the terrors in it) know of no demon Eurynomus.

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DOI: 10.4159/DLCL.greek_epic_fragments_genealogical_antiquarian_epics_minyas.2003