|Museum Collection||Musée du Louvre, Paris|
|Catalogue No.||Louvre G192|
|Beazley Archive No.||201979|
|Ware||Attic Red Figure|
|Painter||Attributed to the the Berlin Painter|
|Date||ca 480 - 470 B.C.|
Detail of Hermes from a painting depicting Zeus despatching the divine messengers Iris and Hermes. It is probably an illustration of a scene from the Iliad. Hermes holds a herald's wand (kerykeion) and wears winged boots, a petasos cap and traveller's cloak (chlamys).
This image is a montage of two photos of the vase.