Dioskouroi Herakles BM E224



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English: Meidias Painter (eponym vase, according to signature)
Français : Peintre de Meidias (vase éponyme, d'après signature)
English: Rape of the Leucippids by the Dioscuri (top); Herakles in the Garden of Hesperids accompagnied by a group of Athenian tribal heroes (bottom). Attic red-figured hydria, ca. 420–400 BC.
Français : Viol des Leucippides par les Dioscures (haut) ; Héraclès au jardin des Hespérides accompagné par un groupe de héros athéniens (bas). Hydrie attique à figures rouges, vers 420-400 av. J.-C.

c. 420–400 BC.



Main floor, room 20, Greek & Rome

Accession number

GR 1772.3-20.30 (Cat. Vases E 224)

Credit line

Hamilton collection


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