T28.3 BOREAS & OREITHYIA
|Museum Collection||Martin von Wagner Museum, Würzburg|
|Catalogue No.||Würzburg L511|
|Beazley Archive No.||206986|
|Ware||Attic Red Figure|
|Painter||Attributed to the Niobid Painter|
Side A: Boreas, the winged god of the north-wind, pursues the Athenian princess Oreithyia in the presence of the goddess Athena. The god has winged shoulders and winged boots, and is crowned with a wreath.
Side B: Oreithyia's sisters, Pandrosos and Agraulos, run to their father King Erechtheus (not shown).
Detail of the god Boreas.