Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Argonauts, Jason and Medea
The taking of the golden fleece
Census of ancient art known to the RenaissanceKnown prototypesRome, Museo Nazionale Palazzo Altemps, inv. 8647 (Jason Sarcophagus)
Further details
Medea [right] helping Jason/Iason [left] acquire the Golden Fleece.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Roman
DATE
circa 140 - circa 150
LOCATION
Rome, Museo Nazionale Romano, Palazzo Altemps (inv. 8647, formerly Cesi and Bomcompagni Ludovisi collection)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Carl Robert, Die Antiken Sarkophagreliefs, vol. 2, Berlin, 1890, pp. 203-204, no. 192
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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
Contact
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