T40.3 ORESTES & THE ERINYES
|Museum Collection||National Archaeological Museum of Naples|
|Beazley Archive No.||N/A|
|Ware||Lucanian Red Figure|
|Date||ca 380 B.C.|
Orestes is tormented by the avenging Erinyes (Furies) of his mother Clytemnestra for the crime of matricide. The goddesses arms are entwined with large serpents.