K10.13 APHRODITE & THE GIGANTE MIMON
Museum Collection: Acropolis Museum,
Catalogue No.: TBA
Beazley Archive No.: TBA
Ware: Attic Black Figure
Shape: Pottery f ragment
Date: C6th BC
Fragment of Aphrodite battling the Gigante Mimon, from a painting depicting the Gigantomakhia (War of the Giants). Aphroditeand the hiant are both armed with spear and shield. The shield of the giant is emblazoned with the symbol of a wasp.