Hercules and Acheloüs

Annibale Fontana Italian

On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 503

One of a pair with 32.100.237. From a series of twelve plaques depicting the deeds of Hercules made for a casket of rock crystal, ebony, and gold, mounted with jewels.

Hercules and Acheloüs, Annibale Fontana (Italian, 1540–1587), Rock crystal; gold and champlevé enamel frame, Italian, Milan

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