K7.6 THE RETURN OF HEPHAISTOS
Museum Collection: (not known where), Berlin, Germany
Catalogue Number: Berlin F2273
Beazley Archive Number: 201595
Ware: Attic Red Figure
Painter: Attributed to the Ambrosios Painter
Date: ca 525 BC
Hephaistos flies back to heaven from his exile on the shores of the river Okeanos in a winged chariot decorated with the heads of cranes. The god holds the double-headed mallet of a smith in his hand.