See also, Edmunds, Helen's Divine Origins26— Stesichorus narrates that both Greeks and Trojans gathered to stone her to death. Nevertheless, the same author earlier states that Helen, Castor and Pollux were produced from a single egg. In AeneidAeneas meets the mutilated Deiphobus in Hades ; his wounds serve as a testimony to his ignominious end, abetted by Helen's final act of treachery. The Rape of Helen by Francesco Primaticcio c. Baltimore, MD and London:
The Meaning of Helen.
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The marriage of Helen and Menelaus marks the beginning of the end of the age of heroes. Retrieved April 1, In Jenkens, Lawrence A. Helen was portrayed by Diane Kruger in the film Troy. University of Wisconsin Press. In most sources, including the Iliad and the OdysseyHelen is the daughter of Zeus and of Ledathe wife of the Spartan king Tyndareus. Meagher The Meaning of Helen43—44 argues that her cult in Rhodes reflects an ancient fertility ritual associated with Helen not only on Rhodes but also at Dendra, near Sparta.