M22.1 HERACLES & THE CERYNITIAN HIND
|Museum Collection||Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo|
|Catalogue No.||Toledo 1958.69a|
|Beazley Archive No.||351252|
|Ware||Attic Black Figure|
|Painter||Attributed toLeagros Group or Acheloos Painter|
|Date||ca. 510 B.C.|
Heracles captures the Cerynitian hind as one of his twelve labours, seizing it by the antlers. The hero wears a lion-skin cape and quiver on his back. He is supported by the goddess Athena who wears a helm and snake-trimmed aegis cloak.