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T20.1B TITAN ATLAS

Titan Atlas | Laconian black figure vase painting
DETAILS
Museum Collection Vatican Museums, Vatican City
Catalogue No. -
Beazley Archive No. N/A
Ware Laconian Black Figure
Shape Amphoriskos
Painter -
Date ca 530 B.C.
Period Archaic

DESCRIPTION

The Titan Atlas bears the rocky dome of heaven upon his shoulders and is tormented by the Hesperian Dragon-Serpent. He is depicted as a naked, bearded man with long locks of knotted hair.

ARTICLES

Atlas, Hesperian Dragon

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