Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Myths Infancy and childhood Infant Hercules strangling serpentsSingle figure
Minerva
AttributesSpear
AttributesHelmet
Further details
Athenian red-figure hydria..[Left to right] Amphitryon, Herakles/Hercules, Athena/Minerva, Iphicles, Alcmene.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Nausicaa Painter (active c475-c450 BC)
DATE
460 BC - 450 BC
LOCATION
New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art (inv. 25.28)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Susan Woodford, Iconography of the Infant Herakles Strangling Snakes, in Image et Céramique Grecque, eds F. Lissarrague and F. Thelamon, Rouen 1983
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RELATIONS
Metropolitan Museum
Beazley Archive
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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