K10.2 THE BIRTH OF APHRODITE
Museum Collection: Museo Archeologico Nazionale,
Catalogue Number: Salonica 685
Beazley Archive Number: 14847
Ware: Attic Red Figure
Date: ca 370 - 360 BC
Aphrodite is born from the sea in the heart of a cockle shell. To her left stands the herald Hermes, holding his caduceus. Eros flutters by her side, and to the right sits Poseidon with trident in hand.
ARTICLESAphrodite, Hermes, Eros, Poseidon