M22.2 HERACLES & THE CERYNITIAN HIND
|Museum Collection||Musée du Louvre, Paris|
|Catalogue No.||Louvre G263|
|Beazley Archive No.||212347|
|Ware||Attic Red Figure|
|Painter||Attributed to the Antiphon Painter|
|Date||ca. 480 B.C.|
Heracles captures the Cerynitian hind as one of his twelve labours, grasping it by the antlers. The antlered hind is a quirk of the myth as female deer don't have horns.