Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Isis
Single figure With attributesSistrum
Single figure With attributesCornucopia
Men
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualLunaLuna as a man
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Fortune (Fortuna) With attributesBall
Fortune (Fortuna) With attributesCornucopiaWith rudder
Further details
According to Helbig a combination of Isis and Fortuna, and next to it Lunus - Men
ARTIST/CREATOR
Pompeii
DATE
1st century BC - 79
LOCATION
Naples, Museo Archeologico Nazionale (from the House of Philocalus in Pompeii (IX.3.15))
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
DESCRIPTION
Schlagwort Astrol. Planeten Isis
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Wolfgang Helbig, Wandgemälde der vom Vesuv verschütteten Städte Campaniens, Berlin 1868, p. 25, no. 78; Salomon Reinach, Répertoire de peintures, Paris 1922, p. 159, no. 8
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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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