Corinth Object: MOS 1934 1
Collection:   Corinth
Type:   Object
Name:   MOS 1934 1
Title:   TESSELATED FLOOR: NEREID ON TRITON'S BACK
Category:   Architecture
Category Code:   MOS
Year:   1934
Object Number:   1
Description:   Mosaic tesselated floor.
Decoration:   BorderL alternating circles and diamonds,. Field: central panel, Nereid on Triton's back, above winged Eros; five squares with Eros on marine animals. Guilloche between panels.
Condition:   Complete or intact.
Bibliography:   AJA 1935, Vol. 39, p. 61-63, figs. 1 and 6; Corinth 1.4 (dated Late Antonine-Early Severan); Salieis 1987, Bon. Jahib, p. 272 (same date); Waywell 1979, AJA, cat. 20; Bruneau, Tendances, ANRW
Site:   Corinth
City:   Ancient Corinth
Country:   Greece
References:   Images (20)