Heracles and the Cretan bull
Olympic metope.
5th century BCE.
Paris, Louvre Museum

Heracles and the Cretan bull.

Olympic metope.
5th century BCE.

Paris, Louvre Museum

Credits:
Image, text: Giro P. Chastnaja i obwestvennaja zhizní grekov. Petrograd. Izdanie t-va O. N. Popovoj, 1915, s. 599.
Keywords: Olympia the Temple of Zeus metope Heracles and the Cretan bull Heracles Herakles Hercules Eracle Ercole Marathon Marathonian bull seventh feat labour taming subdual wild volcanic fire-spitting Cretan bull
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