Polyphemus receiving a letter from Galatea
Fresco of the 4th style.
45—79 CE.
67.0 × 67.5 cm.
Inv. No. 8984.Naples, National Archaeological MuseumPhoto by Oleg Belaychuk

Polyphemus receiving a letter from Galatea.

Fresco of the 4th style.
45—79 CE.
67.0 × 67.5 cm.
Inv. No. 8984.

Naples, National Archaeological Museum
(Napoli, Museo archeologico nazionale)

Pompeii, Archaeological Park of Pompeii.
Herculaneum, Archaeological Park of Herculaneum.
Origin:
Pompeii or Herculaneum.
Credits:
© 2010. Photo: Oleg Belaychuk.
The exhibition “Pompeii: Secrets of the Buried City”. Moscow, State Historical Museum (15.06—15.08.2010).
Description: exhibition information.
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