Painting by Jacob Jordaens (around 1640). The boy on the left is small Zeus;Which of the two other figures - the goat or the nyph - is Amaltheia is unclear.
In Greek mythology, Amaltheia is the name of a nymph, who raised Zeus with the milk of a goat. Other sources say that Amlatheia was the goat. Other names of her are Aiga and Aix.