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Persephone, queen of the dead | Greek vase, Apulian red figure volute krater

K14.1 PERSEPHONE

Museum Collection: Antikensammlungen, Munich, Germany
Catalogue Number: Munich 3297
Beazley Archive Number: N/A
Ware: Apulian Red Figure
Shape: Volute krater
Painter: Name vase Underworld Painter
Date: ca 330 - 310 BC
Period: Late Classical / Early Hellenistic

SUMMARY

Detail of Persephone in a scene depicting Orpheus' journey to the Underworld. The goddesss stands in the palace of Haides wielding a four-headed Eleusinian torch.

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Persephone

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