Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Argonauts, Jason and Medea
Medea escaping in a dragon-pulled chariot from Jason's revenge
Pentheus
Census of Antique Art known to the Renaissance Known prototypesKent, Hever Castle (sarcophagus)
Further details
Iconography unclear, perhaps Medea's escape
ARTIST/CREATOR
Hellenistic
DATE
2nd century - 3rd century
LOCATION
Hever (Kent), Hever Castle (inv. 74)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Carl Robert, Die antiken Sarkophag-Reliefs, vol. 3, part 3: Niobiden-Trioptolemos, Berlin 1919, pp. 519-523, pl. CXXXIX, fig. 434
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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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