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Lekythos

Object Number:
73-25-1
Current Location:
Greece Gallery
Culture:
Attic
Provenience:
Mediterranean
Manufacture Location:
Athens
Period:
Classical Greek Period
Date Made:
499-400 BC
Early Date:
-499
Late Date:
-400
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Ceramic
Technique:
White Ground
Iconography:
Woman
Wool Basket
Klismos
Doric Column
Spinning
Description:
Lekythos. Foot, except for top surface, reserved. Lower wall also fully glazed. Rest of wall covered with white ground. Left to right: wool basket; woman seated on a klismos in profile facing right, arms extended in front of her, one above the other, as if spinning; Doric column. Border above: meander and cross. Shoulder, on clay ground: palmettes. Neck, lip, and outer surface of handle glazed. Parts of white ground area of wall and of shoulder are repainted.
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert H. Bates
Other Number:
L-224-2   -   Other Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)
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Bibliography:

[Catalogue] 1965. Guide to the Collections, The University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p.56
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