Department of Classical Studies


Artemis In her role as Mistress of the Beasts, Artemis appears here with wings, as often in Archaic art. This vase dates to 500-475 B.C. and shows Artemis wearing a quiver for arrows over her shoulder, with a bow and arrow in her left hand and her right hand scratching (?) under the chin of a spotted fawn which looks up at her.
This close up of a red figure bell krater shows Artemis in her characteristic hunting garb, shooting the unfortunate Actaeon. Artemis