N18.2 HERACLES & GERAS
|Museum Collection||Musée du Louvre, Paris|
|Catalogue No.||Louvre G234|
|Beazley Archive No.||202622|
|Ware||Attic Red Figure|
|Painter||Attributed to the Geras Painter|
Side A: Heracles beats Geras, the personification of old age, with a club. Geras is depicted as a shrunken, old man with large genitals and a walking stick. The hero wears a lion-skin cape, quiver, and scabbarded sword.
Side B: Poseidon (not shown).