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Z10.8 ADONIS & THE BOAR

Museum Collection: Antakya Museum, Antakya, Turkey
Catalogue Number: TBA
Type: Mosaic
Context: Antioch or Daphne
Date: --
Period: Imperial Roman

SUMMARY

Adonis, the young lover of Aphrodite, battles a boar encountered in the hunt. Some say the beast was the jealous god Ares in disguise.

ARTICLESAres, Aphrodite

 
 
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