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Neptune stilling the tempest.

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Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Neptune

Dates / Origin
Date Created: unknown
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON OX MYT-Nep
Neptune (Roman deity)
Poseidon (Greek deity)
Sea gods
Virgil. Aeneis
Content: Possibly a reproduction of a 16th-century Limoges painted enamel plaque with scenes from the Aeneid. At center Neptune in his conch-shell chariot drawn by sea horses calms the storm that Juno and Aeolus (top left corner) have created to sink Aeneas' fleet.
Source note: Source information not available.
Physical Description
Image cropped at bottom left edge.
Extent: 1 print : b ; 19 x 26 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0f4745c0-c5bf-012f-d2f7-58d385a7bc34
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The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • : Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Neptune stilling the tempest." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0ee8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Neptune stilling the tempest." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 6, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0ee8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. Neptune stilling the tempest. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0ee8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Neptune stilling the tempest.