|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 the Earth from a painting depicting the Gigantomachia (War of the Giants). The earth-goddess raises her hands to plead for the lives of her Gigante sons who are being slaughtered by the gods. She is depicted as a matronly woman with a heavy belly, full face, short curly hair and crown upon her head.