Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Sea deities and animals
Nereids Various activitiesRiding a sea-monsterMonster with the head of a quadruped (but not a horse)
Further details
disks from a horse-harness, probably barbaric imitations of Greek work
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Roman
DATE
4th century
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Greek and Roman Antiquities) (inv. 1903,1013.5 (left) and 1903,1013.6 (right))
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
F. H. Marshall, Catalogue of the Jewellery, Greek, Etruscan, and Roman, in the Departments of Antiquities, British Museum, London 1911, no. 3046 (left) and 3047 (right)
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RELATIONS
British Museum (left piece)
British Museum (right piece)
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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