Z47.9 PERSEUS & ANDROMEDA
Museum Collection: Bardo Museum, Tunis, Tunisia
Catalogue Number: TBA
Date: C3rd AD
Period: Late Roman
Perseus rescues Andromeda from the rocks. The hero holds a sword and the serpent-haired head of Medousa in his hand. Below the pair is a lobster-horned sea-god, probably Pontos or Okeanos, the sea personified.
ARTICLESPerseus, Ketos Aithiopios, Medousa, Pontos, Okeanos