Iconography
LITERATURE
Ancient
HomerOdyssey Book XII: Ulysses reports his adventures (Elpenor, Sirens, Scylla and Charybdis, Cattle of Sol)vv. 235-260: Scylla devours six of Ulysses's companions
PORTRAITS
Rulers
Ancient Roman emperors Nero (54-68)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Late Roman
DATE
late 4th century - 5th century
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Photo: Warburg Institute (negs. 157, 158)
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Andreas Alföldi, Die Kontorniaten, Budapest 1943, no. 142, pl. XXVII.7
Contact
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