Ancient History Encyclopedia has a new name!

We are now World History Encyclopedia to better reflect the breadth of our non-profit organization's mission. Learn More

Scene from the Shield of Hercules

Illustration

Karen Barrett-Wilt
by Jastrow
published on 25 July 2014
Send to Google Classroom:

Zeus separates Athena and Ares while Cycnus (far right) runs away from Hercules who approaches in his chariot (only the horses are visible, far left). Attic black-figured volute-krater, ca 540–510 BCE.

Remove Ads

Advertisement

Cite This Work

APA Style

Jastrow, . (2014, July 25). Scene from the Shield of Hercules. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/2860/scene-from-the-shield-of-hercules/

Chicago Style

Jastrow, . "Scene from the Shield of Hercules." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified July 25, 2014. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/2860/scene-from-the-shield-of-hercules/.

MLA Style

Jastrow, . "Scene from the Shield of Hercules." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 25 Jul 2014. Web. 13 Apr 2021.

Remove Ads

Advertisement

Support Us

We are a non-profit organization.

Our mission is to engage people with cultural heritage and to improve history education worldwide. Please support World History Encyclopedia Foundation. Thank you!

Donate