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  • In this exceptional first-class Amphora vase, that is embellished with 24 carat gold flakes, we will see exclusive representations. The beginning of Athena from Zeus` brow and the kidnapping of a Delphic tripod with the aid of using Hercules. Attic black-discern pottery frequently represented scenes stimulated with the aid of using myths, epics, in addition to political, social, and cultural companies of historical Athens.

    Such scenes had been a lot extra marketable, betraying the present day worries of Athenian citizens, and frequently conveyed oblique social or political messages. Images on Amphora depicting commerce, industry, or extra traditional factors of the normal lives of the Athenians had been very rare. Amphora or Amphorae become a field utilized by the Ancient Greeks to move and save plenty of products, each liquid and dry, however often wine. They had been normally made from ceramic, however metals and different substances have additionally been discovered. Amphorae editions had been many of the many shapes utilized in Ancient Greek vase painting.

    Birth of Goddess Athena Amphora Vase, Ancient Greek Pottery

    309,00 €Price

    • 📜Front side: The birth of Athena from Zeus' forehead. Goddess Athena, also known as Pallas or Minerva, was a motherless descendant of Zeus who emerged from his forehead fully grown and armed. According to another legend of Greek Mythology, Athena emerged from Zeus because he had swallowed Metis, while she was pregnant with Athena.

      📜Backside: The abduction of a Delphic tripod by Hercules in the presence of Athena and Artemis

      📜 Type: Black Figure, Archaic-Classical

      📜 Circa: 530 BC

      📜Condition: New, handmade in Greece

      📜 Materials: Ceramic

      📜 Dimensions: Width 22 cm (8.66 inches) - Height 30 cm (11.81 inches) lid included

      📜 Weight: 2,70 kilos (5.95 pounds)

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