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K8.2 HERACLES & ATHENA

Heracles & Athena | Attic red figure vase painting
DETAILS
Museum Collection Staatliche Antikensammlungen, Munich
Catalogue No. Munich 2648
Beazley Archive No. 205230
Ware Attic Red Figure
Shape Kylix
Painter Attributed to Douris
Date ca 490 - 470 B.C.
Period Late Archaic

DESCRIPTION

Athena serves Heracles wine from an oinochoe jug. She holds a spear and a small owl, and wears the snake-trimmed aegis cape. Her helm rests behind her on a small plinth. Heracles has a club and is clothed in a lion-skin cape.

ARTICLES

Athena

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