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Aphrodite batling the giant Mimon | Greek vase, Athenian black figure

K10.13 APHRODITE & THE GIGANTE MIMON

Museum Collection: Acropolis Museum, Athens, Greece
Catalogue No.: TBA
Beazley Archive No.: TBA
Ware: Attic Black Figure
Shape: Pottery f ragment
Date: C6th BC
Period: Archaic

SUMMARY

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.

ARTICLESAphrodite, Gigantes

 
 
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