|Museum Collection||British Museum, London|
|Catalogue No.||London 1971,1101.1|
|Beazley Archive No.||350099|
|Ware||Attic Black Figure|
|Painter||Signed by Sophilos|
|Date||ca. 580 - 570 B.C.|
Detail of a Siren from a painting depicting a procession of beasts.
The Siren has the head of a woman and the body of a bird. Her hair is braided and tied back with ribbons, her wings are curled and her tail fanned. She stands in a row of beasts which include a boar, stag, lion, leopard and ram.