golden b.c

Jason escaping the Colchian guardian snake’s belly [I.e. The Drakon of Kolkhis (Colchis)], after it was drugged by Medea and put to sleep before seazing the Golden Fleece and travelling back to Argos. Next to him an Athenian protective figure.

Red-figured cup by Douris, c. 480-470 BC. From Cerveteri, Etruria. Gregorian Etruscan Museum, Vatican Museums