P28.2 HERACLES, HESIONE & THE CETUS
|Museum Collection||Museum of Fine Arts, Boston|
|Catalogue No.||Boston 63.420|
|Beazley Archive No.||N/A|
|Ware||Corinthian Black Figure (Red Ground)|
Heracles rescued Princess Hesione of Troy from the Cetus (Sea-Monster). The hero plies the monster with a volley of arrows from his bow. The Cetus is depicted as a serpentine beast with a gaping maw and jagged teeth.
This image is a montage of two photos of the vase.