Hypnos and Thanatos Bringing the Body of Sarpedon

Illustration

Ibolya Horvath
by Metropolitan Museum of Art
published on 08 September 2020
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Terracotta bell-krater (mixing bowl) attributed to the Sarpedon Painter
Obverse: Europa pleading with Zeus for the life of Sarpedon; Hera, Hypnos, Pasithea
Reverse: Europa with attendants watching Hypnos and Thanatos bringing the body of Sarpedon
c. 400–380 BCE

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