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Muse Calliope on Mount Helicon | Greek vase, Athenian red figure white-ground lekythos

K20.4A KALLIOPE

Museum Collection: Antikensammlungen, Munich, Germany
Catalogue Number: Munich S80
Beazley Archive Number: 213977
Ware: Attic Red Figure (White Ground)
Shape: Lekythos
Painter: Attributed to the Achilles Painter
Date: ca 445 BC
Period: Classical

SUMMARY

Detail of a Mousa, probably Kalliope, seated on the rocks of Mount Helikon (named) and playing a lyre. At her foot sits a small bird, and to her left stands second Mousa (see other image).

ARTICLES

Mousai, Kalliope

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