Scylla Terracotta Plaque

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Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by The British Museum
published on 21 February 2017

A terracotta plaque from the Cyclades depicting Scylla the sea monster from Greek mythology thought to inhabit the straits between Sicily and the Italian mainland. 450 BCE. Height: 12.5 cm. (British Museum, London)

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Museum, T. B. (2017, February 21). Scylla Terracotta Plaque. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/6385/scylla-terracotta-plaque/

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