|Museum Collection||Antikensammlung Berlin|
|Catalogue No.||Berlin F2531|
|Beazley Archive No.||220533|
|Ware||Attic Red Figure|
|Painter||Signed by Aristophanes|
|Date||ca. 410 - 400 B.C.|
Detail of Gaea from a painting depicting the Gigantomachia (War of the Giants).
Gaea the Earth raises her hands, pleading for the lives of her Gigante sons as they are slaughtered in a battle with the gods. She is depicted as a matronly woman half-risen from the ground with a heavy belly, full face, short, curly hair and spiked, stephane crown.