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LITERATURE
Ancient
Vergil Aeneid Book VIII: Vision of the river god Tiber, journey to king Evander of Pallantium, Venus brings Aeneas new armsvv. 81-85: Aeneas finds, as Tiber had prophesied, a sow with 30 piglets, and sacrifices her to Jupiter and Juno
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Roman
DATE
140 - 150
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Greek and Roman Antiquities) (inv. 1927,1212.1)
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RELATIONS
British Museum
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