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Athena, goddess of war | Greek vase, Athenian red figure hydria

K8.5 ATHENE

Museum Collection: Badisches Landesmuseum, Karlsruhe, Germany
Catalogue Number: Karlsruhe 259
Beazley Archive Number: 220515
Ware: Attic Red Figure
Shape: Hydria
Painter: Name vase of the Painter of the Carlsruhe Paris
Date: ca 440 BC
Period: High Classical

SUMMARY

Detail of the figure of Athene from a scene of the Judgement of Paris. The goddess wears an elaborate helm and the aigis (breast plate decorated with the Gorgoneion).

NOTE

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

ARTICLES

Athene

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