Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Argonauts, Jason and Medea
CyclesRoman sarcophagi
Medea escaping in a dragon-pulled chariot from Jason's revenge
Medea sends her children to hand over a poisoned robe to Creusa, Jason's new wife
Medea contemplating the murder of her children but not yet doing so
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Roman
DATE
late 2nd century
LOCATION
Berlin, Antikensammlung (Pergamonmuseum and Altes Museum) (probably Sk 843 b, found at the Via Tiburtina, kept in a shed of an Ingeniere Cantoni)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Carl Robert, Die Antiken Sarkophagreliefs, vol. 2, Berlin, 1890, pp. 213-214, no. 200, pl. LXIV
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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