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    Birth of Pandora | Greek vase painting

    • Cathy Raymond

      Anodos of Pandora, or Gaea the Earth, with dancing Panes | Greek vase, Athenian red figure skyphos. PANDORA (OR GAIA) & THE PANES. Museum Collection: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA, USA Catalogue Number: Boston 01.8032, Beazley Archive Number: 211718. Ware: Attic Red Figure. Shape: Skyphos. Date: ca 450 BCE. Period: Early Classical.

    • Pavel Breen

      PANDORA (OR GAIA) & THE PANES Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Ware: Attic Red Figure

    • De Profundis

      Anodos of Pandora, or Gaea the Earth, with dancing Panes | Greek vase, Athenian red figure skyphos

    • Micheal Capaldi

      Greek Mythology: The Panes were rustic daimones (spirits) of wild mountains and highland pasture, as well as the sheep flocks and goat herds which grazed these lands. The Panes were depicted as goat-footed men, with the tails, bushy beards, snub noses, pointed ears and horns of a goat. Sometimes they were shown with full goat heads, like the image right. As lascivious fertility spirits they were often depicted with erect members.

    • Morna S

      PANDORA (OR GAIA) & THE PANES Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Ware: Attic Red Figure Shape: Skyphos Painter: Attributed to the Penthesilea Painter Date: ca 450 BC Period: Early Classical SUMMARY Side A: Gaia (the earth) or Pandora (the first woman) is shown rising up from the ground surrounded by dancing Panes. The goat-headed spirits symbolise natural fertility. If the figure is Pandora, the scene is perhaps based on the satyr play by Aeschylus of the same name.

    • Ana Pavlovic

      The War of the Giants, c.5th BC: Gaia rises from the Earth as Poseidon fights her son, the giant Polybotes, in the war against the gods. Poseidon ripped off part of the island of Kos, and using it, Nisyros, as a missile, crushed Polybotes under it Gaia with dancing Panes, c.5th BC: Gaia rising from the earth is welcomed by Satyroi, or Satyrs, symbolizing the fertility of mother earth. This scene is pictured on an Athenian red figure Skyphos, a deep drinking cup with two handles and a low foot.

    • Donna Solomon

      Birth of Pandora | Greek vase painting

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    • Tony Baloney

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