K4.3 HERA & GIANT PHOETUS
|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 Hera battling the giant Phoetus from a painting depicting the Gigantomachia (War of the Giants).
The goddess Hera brandishes a spear and wears a stephane crown. Her fallen Gigante opponent, Phoetus (Phoitos), is equipped with a crested helm, large shield and sword.
This image is a montage of two photos of the vase.