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O24.5 ZEUS & GANYMEDES

Zeus & Ganymedes | Attic red figure vase painting
DETAILS
Museum Collection National Archaeological Museum of Ferrara
Catalogue No. Ferrara T212BVP
Beazley Archive No. 211576
Ware Attic Red Figure
Shape Kylix
Painter Attributed to Penthesilea Painter
Date ca 475 - 425 B.C.
Period Classical

DESCRIPTION

Zeus seizes the youth Ganymedes. The god holds a royal, lotus-tipped sceptre and a lightning-bolt rests by his side. The boy holds a rooster.

ARTICLES

Zeus, Ganymedes