T92.1 PYGMAIOS BATTLING CRANE
Museum Collection: State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg, Russia
Catalogue Number: St Petersburg B1818
Beazley Archive Number: 204087
Ware: Attic Red Figure
Shape: Figure vase head
Painter: Attributed to the Brygos Painter
A Pygmy warrior, depicted a man with dwarfism, battles a crane. He grabs it by the neck, preparing to beat it over the head with a club.