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K31.3 EROS, POTHOS & HIMEROS

Eros, Pothos & Himeros | Attic red figure vase painting
DETAILS
Museum Collection British Museum, London
Catalogue No. London E440
Beazley Archive No. 202628
Ware Attic Red Figure
Shape Stamnos
Painter Name vase of the Siren Painter
Date ca 500 - 480 B.C.
Period Late Archaic

DESCRIPTION

Side A: Odysseus and the Sirens (see other image).
Side B: Three Erotes (winged love-gods) wing their way across the sea bearing love-gifts--a hare, a wreath and a sash. The names of the gods--Eros, Pothos and Himeros--are inscribed on the vase.

This is a drawing of the vase rather than a photograph.

ARTICLES

Erotes, Eros, Pothos, Himeros

OTHER IMAGES

Thumbnail Odysseus & the Sirens

O21.3 Sirens