Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Myths ExploitsHercules initiated in the Mysteries of EleusisCyclesRome, Museo Nazionale, Funerary Urn
Myths ExploitsHercules initiated in the Mysteries of EleusisHercules seated, covered with lion-skin, a priestess holds the liknon over his head
Ceres
Worship Mysteries of Eleusis
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Death
Funerary monumentsUrns
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Graeco-Roman after Alexandria
DATE
2nd half 1st century BC - 1st half 1st century after a late Hellenistic model
LOCATION
Rome, Museo Nazionale Romano, Collegio Massimo (inv. 11301)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
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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