Hercules Captures Cerberus

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James Blake Wiener
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published on 28 July 2017
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Hercules capturing Cerberus (Kerberos), the hound of Hades. Detail from a c. 530 BCE Attic black-figure amphora. (Pushkin Museum, Moscow)

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About the Author

James Blake Wiener
James is a writer and former Professor of History. He holds an MA in World History with a particular interest in cross-cultural exchange and world history. He is a co-founder of World History Encyclopedia and formerly was its Communications Director.

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Wiener, J. B. (2017, July 28). Hercules Captures Cerberus. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/6928/hercules-captures-cerberus/

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Wiener, James Blake. "Hercules Captures Cerberus." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified July 28, 2017. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/6928/hercules-captures-cerberus/.

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Wiener, James Blake. "Hercules Captures Cerberus." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 28 Jul 2017. Web. 18 Oct 2021.