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Oceanus (reclining)
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A large reclining image of the deity Oceanus dating to the second century A.D. It is from Ephesus and probably graced a nymphaeum there. This artifact is on display in the Archaeological Museum in Istanbul.

To view the nymphaeum at Perge with a similar image in place in the nymphaeum click here.

For a brief description of the biblical and historical significance of Perge click here.