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T34.1 THESEUS & THE MINOTAUR

Theseus & Minotaur | Attic red figure vase painting
DETAILS
Museum Collection British Museum, London
Catalogue No. London E441
Beazley Archive No. 201709
Ware Attic Red Figure
Shape Stamnos
Painter Attributed to Kleophrades
Date ca 500 - 450 B.C.
Period Late Archaic / Early Classical

DESCRIPTION

Side A: Theseus grasps the bull-headed Minotaur by the snout as he prepares to slay it with a sword.
Side B: Theseus and Procrustes (not shown).

ARTICLES

Minotaur