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Z34.1 TRITON & HIPPOKAMPOS

Museum Collection: Antakya Museum, Antakya, Turkey
Catalogue Number: TBA
Type: Floor Mosaic
Context: Antioch, House of the Triumph of Dionysos
Date: C2nd - C3rd AD
Period: Imperial Roman

SUMMARY

A bearded sea-god (probably Triton) with crab-claw horns, and a pair of coiling fish-tails in place of legs, leads a winged Hippokampos (fish-tailed horse) on a rein.

ARTICLESTriton, Hippokampoi

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