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GODS & MYTHS
Atreus
Census of Ancient Art known to the RenaissanceKnown PrototypesNaples, Museo Nazionale (so-called Atreus Farnese)
Atreus with a son of Thyestes (uncertain)
Further details
Traditionally identified as Atreus with the son of Thyestes, but also identified as Neoptolemous with Astyanax, Hector with Troilos, Athamas with Learchos, Commodus as a Gladiator
ARTIST/CREATOR
Graeco-Roman
DATE
1st century BC - 2nd century
LOCATION
Naples, Museo Archeologico Nazionale (inv. 5999; Ruesch 243)
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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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