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Title
Heracles slaying the monster Geryon ; Greek athlete with halteres
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Pottery -- Greek

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1862 - 1864
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON POTT-Gre
Topics
Pottery -- Greece
Pottery, Greek
Monsters
Mythology
Hercules (Roman mythology)
Athletes
Greeks -- To 499
Armor -- To 499
Arms & armament -- Greek -- To 499
Fighting -- To 499
Heracles (Greek mythology)
Geryon (Classical mythology)
Genres
Reproductive prints
Notes
Source identifier: 11461 (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Content: Written on border: "Hercules slaying Geryon, the monster with three bodies. One body is wounded. Minerva at left."
Physical Description
Lithographs
Extent: 25.5 x 35.5 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7e53c670-c5bf-012f-72be-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1862: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Heracles slaying the monster Geryon ; Greek athlete with halteres" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1862 - 1864. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5fb5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Heracles slaying the monster Geryon ; Greek athlete with halteres" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 8, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5fb5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1862 - 1864). Heracles slaying the monster Geryon ; Greek athlete with halteres Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5fb5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Heracles slaying the monster Geryon ; Greek athlete with halteres