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GODS & MYTHS
Mercury
MythsMercury stealing the flocks of Apollo Apollo, searching for the cattle, finds Mercury in a cradle
Further details
Caeretan (Etrurian) black-figure hydria. Apollo complaining to Jupiter and Maia, daughter of Atlas.Obverse: Eos and Kephalos
ARTIST/CREATOR
Caere according to Webster probably an Ionian painter working in Etruria
DATE
4th quarter 6th century BC
LOCATION
Paris, Musée du Louvre (inv. E702)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
T. B. L. Webster, A Rediscovered Caeretan Hydria, Journal of Hellenic Studies 48 (1928), 196-205, plate 13.
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RELATIONS
Beazley Archive
Louvre Photoes
Obverse
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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