Hera, wife of Zeus, was Queen of the Gods, and the goddess of the home and of the sanctity of marriage.
Originals of these miniature vases date to around the late sixth and early fifth centuries BC, are to be found in the grave hoards from the ancient Kerameikos in Athens.
mini white-ground lekythos: the goddess Hera
- Height: 10cm
They are all made in Greece in the workshop of the Lioulias family, with whom It's All Greek is proud to have been working since 2004.
The vases themselves are manufactured in Greece, the images are then applied by transfer, before being painted by hand.