Terracotta neck-amphora (jar)

Terracotta; black-figure | 37.5 x 37.5cm | Ca. 540–530 B.C.

Unknown Artist

Obverse, Poseidon fighting giant

Reverse, Judgement of Paris

The gods of Mount Olympos had to overcome several threats before their primacy was established. One was a great conflict with the giants. Here Poseidon, the god of the sea, overcomes Poly...
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