|Museum Collection||Museum of Fine Arts, Boston|
|Catalogue No.||Boston 1987.53|
|Beazley Archive No.||N/A|
|Ware||Apulian Red Figure|
|Painter||Attributed to the Darius Painter|
|Date||ca 340 - 330 B.C.|
Detail of Poena (Retaliation) from a painting depicting the exposure of the infant Aegisthus. She appears in the scene as the agent of ensuing vengeance. Poena appears as a winged huntress with hair wreathed in serpents. She wears a knee-length maiden's dress and boots, and holds a hunting spear in one hand. The figure is labelled by the vase-painter.