K2.3 POSEIDON & THE GIGANTE POLYBOTES
Museum Collection: Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, Massachusetts, USA
Catalogue Number: Williams 64.9
Beazley Archive Number: 275166
Ware: Attic Red Figure
Painter: Attributed to the Troilos Painter
Date: ca 500 - 475 BC
Period: Late Archaic
Poseidon casts the rock of Nisyros upon the giant Polybotes. The falling giant is armed with a spear, shield and helm. Poseidon also wields a trident.
NOTEThis image is a montage of several photos of the vase.
ARTICLESPoseidon, Polybotes, Gigantes
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