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Theseus vs Minotaur | by Egisto Sani
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Theseus vs Minotaur

The Minotaur is fell, his legs bent, and Theseus, wearing a fawn skin, “nebris”, is about to pierce him with his sword. Youths leading horses attend the scene.

 

Attic red figured amphora

Made in Athens

Attributed to “The Hyblaea Class”

About 550-500 BC

Tharros, Sardinia

Cagliari Archaeological Museum

  

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Taken on June 28, 2013