P21.6 HERA & IRIS
|Museum Collection||Rhode Island School of Design Museum, New York|
|Catalogue No.||RISD 35.707|
|Beazley Archive No.||204107|
|Ware||Attic Red Figure|
|Painter||Attributed to the Brygos Painter|
|Date||ca 480 B.C.|
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.