K5.6 HERACLES & APOLLO
|Museum Collection||Staatliche Antikensammlungen, Munich|
|Catalogue No.||Munich 2080|
|Beazley Archive No.||302231|
|Ware||Attic Black Figure|
|Painter||Attributed to the Lysippides Painter|
|Date||ca 525 - 515 B.C.|
Side A: Heracles and Apollo struggle over the Delphic tripod. Heracles wears his lion-skin cape and is armed with a club. The god Apollo is depicted as a youth with a quiver slung over his shoulder grasping the club of Heracles with one hand. Two goddesses stand in support of each. On one side is Athena wearing the snake-trimmed aigis cloak and on the other stands Artemis with a quiver and crown.
Side B: Heracles and the Nemean Lion (not shown).
Tondo: Gorgoneion (not shown).