Leather Purse with Zipper, Gigantomachy
Leather purse with zipper. Silk screen printed.
11 x 8 cm
MADE IN ATHENS.
The name "Gigantes" is usually taken to imply "earth-born", the Giants are the offspring of Gaia (Earth/Terra), who mating with Uranus (sky) bore many children: the first generation of Titans, the Cyclops and the Hundred-Handers. But Uranus hated his children and, as soon as they were born, he imprisoned them inside of Gaia, causing her much distress...