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LITERATURE
Ancient
HomerOdyssey Book XII: Ulysses recounts his adventures (Elpenor, Sirens, Scylla and Charybdis, Cattle of Sol)vv. 181-191: Ulysses (bound to the mast) and his companions (with their ears stuffed) pass the Sirens
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Siren Painter (active c500-480 BC)
DATE
circa 480 BC - 470 BC
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Greek and Roman Antiquities) (inv. 1843,1103.31)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
H. B. Walters et al., Catalogue of Vases in the British Museum, London 1893, no. E440
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RELATIONS
British Museum
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