Z2.2 THE CHARIOT OF POSEIDON
|Museum Collection||Gaziantep Museum of Archaeology, Gaziantep|
|Date||C1st - 2nd A.D.|
Poseidon (Roman Neptune) drives a chariot across the sea drawn by a pair of Hippocamps (fish-tailed horses). The god holds a trident in his hand. Before him, the elderly marine-deities Oceanus and Tethys sit wrapped in the coils of a sea-serpent.