Z2.5 POSEIDON & AMPHITRITE
|Museum Collection||Bardo National Museum, Tunis|
|Context||Utica, Oceanus or Neptune Mosaic|
Poseidon (Roman Neptune) and Amphitrite ride across the sea in a chariot drawn by four Hippocamps (fish-tailed marine horses). The god holds a trident in his hand and the two are crowned with shining aureoles.