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Lekythos

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Object Number:
50-1-79
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Attic
Provenience:
Mediterranean
Manufacture Location:
Attica
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Ceramic
Technique:
Black Figure
Iconography:
Dionysos
Folding Stool
Nymph
Grape Vine
Furniture
Description:
Black figured lekythos. Intact, save for chips on foot. On shoulder palmette center, between two lotus blossoms; center of palmette dotted with red. On body, front: Dionysus seated on a folding stool; right: to each side a draped nymph, dancing (?). In the field grape tendrils and clusters. Added red for beard of Dionysus and touched on drapery of all three figures.
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. R. Hare Davis

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