Greek Vase Painting:

Scenes from Homer’s Odyssey


Students:  Try to guess what is pictured

before you scroll down and read the caption…






#1. Odysseus the warrior.  (The “HOD” to his left

is an abbreviation of his name.)






#2. Nausicaa finds Odysseus

under the olive trees.






#3.  Odysseus tempted by the Sirens.






#4.  Circe’s guest doesn’t want any more.






#5.  Odysseus comes after Circe.






#6. Odysseus flees the Cyclops’ cave.








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