K8.2 HERACLES & ATHENA
|Museum Collection||Staatliche Antikensammlungen, Munich|
|Catalogue No.||Munich 2648|
|Beazley Archive No.||205230|
|Ware||Attic Red Figure|
|Painter||Attributed to Douris|
|Date||ca. 490 - 470 B.C.|
Athena serves Heracles wine from an oinochoe jug. She holds a spear and a small owl, and wears the snake-trimmed aegis cloak. Her helm rests behind her on a low plinth. Heracles wears a lion-skin cape, holds a drining cup (kylix) and has a gnarled club resting at his side.