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K1.3 ZEUS & GIANT PORPHYRION

Zeus & Porphyrion | Attic red figure vase painting
DETAILS
Museum Collection Antikensammlung Berlin
Catalogue No. Berlin F2531
Beazley Archive No. 220533
Ware Attic Red Figure
Shape Kylix
Painter Signed by Aristophanes
Date ca 410 - 400 B.C.
Period Classical

DESCRIPTION

Detail of Zeus battling the Gigante Porphyrion from a painting of the Gigantomachia (War of the Giants). The god aims his lightning bolt at the giant who holds a shield and rock.

This image is a montage of two photos of the vase.

ARTICLES

Zeus, Porphyrion, Gigantes

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