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Hera, queen of the gods, enthroned | Greek vase, Athenian red figure lekythos

K4.1 HERA

Museum Collection: Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, New York City, USA
Catalogue Number: RISD 25.078
Beazley Archive Number: 204109
Ware: Attic Red Figure
Shape: Lekythos
Painter: Attributed to the Brygos Painter
Date: ca 500 - 475 BC
Period: Late Archaic

SUMMARY

Hera sits on a throne decorated with a cuckoo (?) bird. The goddess holds a cup in one hand and a royal lotus-tipped sceptre in the other.

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