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K14.1 PERSEPHONE & HADES

Persephone & Hades | Apulian red figure vase painting
DETAILS
Museum Collection Staatliche Antikensammlungen, Munich
Catalogue No. Munich 3297
Beazley Archive No. N/A
Ware Apulian Red Figure
Shape Krater, Volute
Painter Name vase of the Underworld Painter
Date ca 330 - 310 B.C.
Period Late Classical / Early Hellenistic

DESCRIPTION

Detail of the palace of Hades from a painting depicting Heracles' journey to the underworld. Hades sits enthroned beside the standing Persephone who holds a four-headed Eleusinian torch.

ARTICLES

Hades, Persephone

OTHER IMAGES

Thumbnail Persephone

K14.1B Persephone

Thumbnail Hades

K14.1C Hades

Thumbnail Sisyphus & Erinys

T40.5 Sisyphus

Thumbnail Hecate & Cerberus

T16.2 Hecate

Thumbnail Heracles & Cerberus

T16.2B Cerberus

Thumbnail Nemesis & Dioscuri

N16.2 Dioscuri

Thumbnail Judges of the Dead

K42.1 Judges