P12.6 NEREID RIDING DOLPHIN
|Museum Collection||State Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg|
|Catalogue No.||St Petersburg GR-4620|
|Beazley Archive No.||N/A|
|Ware||Apulian Red Figure|
|Date||ca. 340 - 320 B.C.|
A Nereid nymph is borne across the sea by a dolphin. She is adorned with a spiked tiara, necklace and bracelets and holds a mirror in her hand. An octopus floats beside her.