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Archaic Attic amphora depicting Hermes and Athena, at center, escorting Herakles, with club and bow, to meet Zeus, left, on Olympos.

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Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Pottery -- Greek

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1883
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON POTT-Gre
Topics
Pottery -- Greece
Pottery, Greek
Antiquities
Athena (Greek deity)
Amphoras
Mythology, Greek
Hermes (Greek deity)
Containers -- To 499
Vases, Greek
Heracles (Greek mythology)
Zeus (Greek deity)
Notes
Source note : From

Content: Written on border: "Athena, Mercury, et al, on reverse side of amphora showing Herakles slaying the Nemean lion."
Physical Description
Form: Lithographs ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Extent: 1 print : col. ; 34.6 x 25.9 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 7eaf2300-c5bf-012f-a5dd-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1883: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Archaic Attic amphora depicting Hermes and Athena, at center, escorting Herakles, with club and bow, to meet Zeus, left, on Olympos." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1883. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5fb6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Archaic Attic amphora depicting Hermes and Athena, at center, escorting Herakles, with club and bow, to meet Zeus, left, on Olympos." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 4, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5fb6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1883). Archaic Attic amphora depicting Hermes and Athena, at center, escorting Herakles, with club and bow, to meet Zeus, left, on Olympos. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5fb6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Archaic Attic amphora depicting Hermes and Athena, at center, escorting Herakles, with club and bow, to meet Zeus, left, on Olympos.