T16.3 HECATE & THE GIANT CLYTIUS
|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 Hecate battling the giant Clytius from a painting of the Gigantomachia (War of the Giants).
Hecate slays the giant with a pair of flaming torches. The Gigante Clytius wears a leopard-skin cape and is driven to his knees by the brands searing wounds in his chest and thigh.
This image is a montage of two photos of the vase.