K13.1 HESTIA & DEMETER
|Museum Collection||Antikensammlung Berlin|
|Catalogue No.||Berlin F2278|
|Beazley Archive No.||200108|
|Ware||Attic Red Figure|
|Painter||Name vase of the Sosias Painter|
|Date||ca 500 B.C.|
Detail of Hestia and Demeter from a painting depicting the reception of Heracles on Olympus. The pair are seated on stools draped with leopard skins. Demeter holds a staff tipped with sheafs of grain and the maiden goddess Hestia is modestly attired with a veil.