Z2.7 POSEIDON & AMPHITRITE
|Museum Collection||National Archaeological Museum of Naples|
|Context||Herculaneum, House of Neptune and Amphitrite|
Poseidon (Roman Neptune) stands beside his wife Amphitrite. The god holds a trident and wears a cloak draped loosely about his arms. His queen bears a royal sceptre and rests her elbow on a plinth.