Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Minerva
MythsMinerva gives the olive tree to Athens (contest with Neptune)
AttributesSpear
AttributesHelmet
AttributesSnakes
Neptune
AttributesTrident
Further details
Athenian black-figure amphora. Athena and Poseidon. Inscription: ΑΜΑΣΙΣ ΜΕΠΟΙΕΣΕΝ
ARTIST/CREATOR
Amasis painter (active c560-515 BC) signed
DATE
575 BC - 525 BC
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France (inv. 222)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: Paris, Bibliotheque Nationale 1, 28-29, PLS.(320-321) 36.1-7, 37.1-7.
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RELATIONS
Beazley Archive
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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