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Daedalus Presents Pasiphae with the Wooden Cow | Roman fresco Pompeii

F44.1 PASIPHAE & THE WOODEN COW

Museum Collection: Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, Naples, Italy
Catalogue Number: TBA
Type: Fresco, Imperial Roman IV Style
Context: Pompeii
Date: C1st AD
Period: Imperial Roman

SUMMARY

Daidalos presents a wooden cow to Queen Pasiphae of Krete. She will climb inside its hollow belly and accomplish the mating she desires with a bull..

ARTICLES

Pasiphae

 
 
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