M25.1 HERACLES & THE CRETAN BULL
|Museum Collection||University of Pennsylvania Museum, Philadelphia|
|Catalogue No.||Philadelphia L-64-185|
|Beazley Archive No.||201712|
|Ware||Attic Red Figure|
|Painter||Attributed to the Kleophrades Painter|
|Date||ca 490 B.C.|
Side A: Heracles and the Nemean lion (see other image).
Side B: Heracles captures the Cretan bull as one of his twelve labours. The hero wields a club and pins the head of the beast beneath his foot.
This image is montage of two photos of the vase.