P13.9 THETIS & THE ARMS OF AKHILLEUS
Museum Collection: Martin von Wagner Museum, University of Würzburg, Würzburg, Germany
Catalogue Number: Würzburg L504
Beazley Archive Number: Addenda 2.248
Ware: Attic Red Figure
Shape: Neck Amphora
Painter: Attributed to Hermonax
Date: ca 450 BC
Period: Early Classical
Akhilleus receives a new set of armour from his mother Thetis which she had brought to him from the forge of Hephaistos. This is a scene from book 19 of Homer's Iliad.
NOTEThis image is a montage of two photos of the vase.