Gallery Greek Vase Paintings K1 Gallery Greek Vase Paintings K2 Gallery Greek Vase Paintings K3 Gallery Greek Vase Paintings K4 Gallery Greek Vase Paintings M1 Gallery Greek Vase Paintings N1 Gallery Greek Vase Paintings O1 Gallery Greek Vase Paintings P1 Gallery Greek Vase Paintings P2 Gallery Greek Vase Paintings T1 Gallery Greek Vase Paintings T2 Gallery Greek Vase Paintings T3 Gallery Ancient Greek & Roman Scultpture S1 Gallery Ancient Greek & Roman Scultpture S2 Gallery Ancient Greek & Roman Scultpture S3 Gallery Ancient Greek & Roman Fresco F1 Gallery Ancient Roman Mosaic Z1 Gallery Ancient Roman Mosaic Z2
Greek Gods & Myth Home

Galleries Ancient Greek & Roman Art

Z50.7C THEROS SUMMER

Museum Collection: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, Virginia, USA
Catalogue Number: Richmond 51.13
Type: Floor Mosaic
Context: Antioch, House of the Drinking Contest
Date: C2nd - C3rd AD
Period: Imperial Roman

SUMMARY

Theros (summer personified) holds a sheaf of ripened wheat and a harvest knife in his hands. He is perhaps an aspect of Notos, the winged god of the south wind.

ARTICLES

Notos

OTHER IMAGES OF MOSAIC

   
 
 
Theoi Project Copyright © 2000 - 2011, Aaron Atsma