With his right hand a young, beardless Orestes, wearing armor, plunges a sword into Aigisthos’ already wounded chest while with his left hand Orestes holds the bearded Aigisthos by his long hair. Aigisthos sits on a fancy chair and a cloth covers his lower body. ORESTES is labeled. Athenian red-figure vase, c. 500 BC. Musée du Louvre, Paris, IV 3725.