Roman fragment depicting a nereid riding Triton

R186

£120.00

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A red slip ware pottery fragment decorated with a lyre-playing nereid riding on the back of the sea-monster demi-god Triton.

Culture
Roman, North African colonies, 3rd or 4th Century AD

Size
5.3 x 4.2 cms

Condition
Fragment as shown

Provenance
Ex. private collection, Wiltshire, UK; acquired from BA Seaby, London, UK during the 1980’s-1990’s.

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