Poseidon Mosaic, Amphipolis

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Spyros Kamilalis
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published on 07 July 2017
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A mosaic from a chapel in the Strymon valley. This is an early Christian mosaic depicting the god Poseidon with a halo. It displays the need for a smooth transition from paganism to Christianity. 3rd Century CE. (Archaeological Museum of Amphipolis, Greece)

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Kamilalis, S. (2017, July 07). Poseidon Mosaic, Amphipolis. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/6827/

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Kamilalis, Spyros. "Poseidon Mosaic, Amphipolis." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified July 07, 2017. https://www.ancient.eu/image/6827/.

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Kamilalis, Spyros. "Poseidon Mosaic, Amphipolis." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 07 Jul 2017. Web. 30 Oct 2020.

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