L1.1 HERACLES & GIANT ALCYONEUS
|Museum Collection||Staatliche Antikensammlungen, Munich|
|Catalogue No.||Munich 2590|
|Beazley Archive No.||200135|
|Ware||Attic Red Figure|
|Painter||Signed by Phintias|
|Date||ca 520 B.C.|
Side A: Heracles, armed with a club, approaches the slumbering giant Alcyoneus. The god Hermes stands by the giant's head having put him to sleep with his kerkykeion wand.
Side B: Heracles and Apollo struggle for the Delphic tripod (not shown).
Tondo: Satyr (not shown).