Hera (Roman Juno)

Detail from an Athenian white-ground clay vase, about 440 BC. Munich, Antikensammlungen 2685.Hera and Zeus. From marble frieze of Parthenon. London British Museum. Photo. Max Hirmer.Consort of Zeus and goddess especially associated with marriage. She is generally shown as a stately figure, with crown and sceptre, sometimes making the veiling gesture appropriate to a bride.

Above left: Detail from an Athenian white-ground clay vase, about 440 BC. Munich, Antikensammlungen 2685. © Antikensammlungen, Munich Licence Plate 11 UK 1007 154

Above right: Hera and Zeus. From marble frieze of Parthenon. London British Museum. Photo. Max Hirmer. © British Museum