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Peleus capturing the Nereid Thetis | Greek vase, Athenian red figure kylix

P13.8 PELEUS WRESTLING THETIS

Museum Collection: TBA
Catalogue Number: TBA
Beazley Archive Number: TBA
Ware: Attic Red Figure
Shape: Kylix
Painter: --
Date: --
Period: Late Archaic

SUMMARY

Peleus wrestles the Nereis Thetis in order to win her as his bride. The serpent represents the metamorphoses of the sea goddess, trying to escape his grasp.

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