T17.5 HERACLES & THE CUP-BOAT OF HELIUS
|Museum Collection||State Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg|
|Catalogue No.||St Petersburg PAV8|
|Beazley Archive No.||230341|
|Ware||Attic Red Figure|
|Painter||Name vase of the Eleusinian Painter|
|Date||ca 350 B.C.|
Heracles sails across the sea in the cup-boat of the sun-god Helius. The hero wears a lion-skin cape and holds a club and bow in his hands.