O12.4 WEDDING OF PEIRITHOUS & HIPPODAMEIA
Museum Collection: British Museum, London, United Kingdom
Catalogue Number: London F272
Beazley Archive Number: N/A
Ware: Apulian Red Figure
Shape: Calyx krater
Painter: Attributed to the Laodamia Painter
Date: ca 350 BC
Period: Late Classical
Side A1: Detail of the Battle of Kentauroi (Centaurs) and Lapithai. The kentauros Eurytion attempts to abduct Hippodameia, the bride, from her wedding feast. He is attacked by the heroes Peirithoos and Theseus.
Side A2: In the lower panel the lovesick Phaidra is depicted (see other image).
Side B: Dionysos with Satyroi and Mainades (not shown)
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