|Museum Collection||Museum of Fine Arts, Boston|
|Catalogue No.||Boston 03.804|
|Beazley Archive No.||N/A|
|Ware||Apulian Red Figure|
|Painter||Resembles the Varrese Painter|
|Date||ca 340 B.C.|
Detail of Poena, retaliation personified, from a painting depicting Achilles' slaying of the loud-mouthed soldier Thersites. Poena is depicted as a winged huntress wearing a knee-length maiden's dress and boots. Her hair is wreathed in serpents and she holds a sword, scabbard and pair of hunting spears.