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P21.6B IRIS

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

Iris, the winged goddess of the rainbow, stands holding a herald's wand (kerykeion) in one hand and an oinochoe jug in the other. Her hair is wrapped in a head-scarf (sakkos).

ARTICLES

Iris

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Thumbnail Hera & Iris

P21.6 Hera