Eastern Imperial Roman Mosaic Panel Perseus Rescuing Andromeda
Andromeda’s broken shackles in the upper left field. Head of the vanquished monster between the two figures. Eros to the right. Names of the participants inscribed in Greek.
2nd - 3rd Centuries AD.
Height: 228.6 cm. (90 in.)
Width: 284.5 cm. (112 in.)
ex: private British collection, 1950’s
Published: Antiquarium Ltd.; Ancient Treasures V. (New York, 2007) p.42-43
Comparandum: Z47.11; Gaziantep Museum, Gaziantep Turkey (from Zeugma)Z47.9; Bardo Museum, Tunis Z47.10; Antakya Museum, Antakya Turkey (from Samandagi)