Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Cycles Twelve Labours Rome, Museo Torlonia, Sarophagus (first half 3rd century) an drawings after it
Myths Labours Cretan bull
Myths Labours Girdle of Hippolyte
Myths Labours Cattle of GeryonHercules fights with Geryon (with multiple body-parts)
Myths Labours CerberusHercules pulling a defeated Cerberus behind himHercules and Cerberus alone
Census of Antique Art known to the RenaissanceKnown PrototypesSarcophagiRome, Museo Torlonia
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Roman
DATE
1st half 3rd century inv. 420
LOCATION
Rome, Museo Torlonia
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Carl Robert, Die Antiken Sarkophagreliefs III, 1, Berlin 1897, no. 126
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RELATIONS
Census Database
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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