σάκος: this renowned shield of Ajax (from which his son was named “Εὐρυσάκης”) is described 7.219 ff.: “Αἴας δ᾽ ἐγγύθεν ἦλθε, φέρων σάκος ἠύτε πύργον,ι χάλκεον, ἑπταβόειον, ὅ οἱ Τυχίος κάμε τεύχων,ι σκυτοτόμων” (workers in leather) “ὄχ᾽ ἄριστος” “<*>λῃ ἔνι οἰκία ναίων:ι ὅς οἱ ἐποίησεν σάκος αἰόλον ἑπταβόειονͅ ταύρων ζατρεφέων” (well-fed) “ἐπὶ δ᾽ ὄγδοον ἤλασε χαλκόν”.
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