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P21.6 HERA & IRIS

Hera & Iris | Attic red figure vase painting
DETAILS
Museum Collection Rhode Island School of Design Museum, New York
Catalogue No. RISD 35.707
Beazley Archive No. 204107
Ware Attic Red Figure
Shape Lekythos
Painter Attributed to the Brygos Painter
Date ca 480 B.C.
Period Late Archaic

DESCRIPTION

Hera is attended by her handmaiden Iris. The queen of the gods wears tiara-crown and holds a royal sceptre and cup in her hands. The rainbow-goddess is winged and has a herald's wand (kerykeion) and oinochoe jug.

ARTICLES

Hera, Iris

OTHER IMAGES

Thumbnail Iris

P21.6B Iris