Kekrops

Detail from Athenian red-figure clay vase about 400 BC. Adolphseck, Schloss Fasanerie 77. Phot. Mus. AV 345Mythical early king of Athens. He is normally shown with snake legs, as some other indigenous Athenian deities and heroess

Above: Detail from Athenian red-figure clay vase about 400 BC. Adolphseck, Schloss Fasanerie 77. Phot. Mus. AV 345 © Schloss Fasanerie