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ἄντυξ , υγος: rim.—(1) the metal rim of a shield, Il. 6.118; serving to bind together the layers of leather or metal, of which the shield was composed (see the cut).—(2) the rim of a chariot, surrounding (περίδρομος) the body (δίφρος) of the car, sometimes double, Il. 5.728; it served also as a place of attachment for the reins. (See the cut.)

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