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GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Cycles Labours and other scenes London, British Museum, Cadmus Bowl (12th century)
Historia Thebana
The story of Cadmus Cadmus inventing the Greek alphabet
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Writing systems
Greek
Further details
inscription: Cadmvs Grecorvm srvtatvr gramata primvm
ARTIST/CREATOR
German
DATE
12th century
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Prehistory and Europe) (inv. 1921,0325.1)
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RELATIONS
British Museum
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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