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Lekanis Lid

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Object Number:L-64-209B
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Apulian
South Italian
Provenience: Italy
Apulia
Date Made: 350-300 BC
Early Date: -350
Late Date: -300
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Red Figure
Iconography:Woman
Height: 5.2 cm
Outside Diameter:9.9 cm
Other Number:99-202 - Philadelphia Museum of Art Number

Description

Lid with low side and straight in profile. Surface of top has gentle slope. Basket handle with Herakles knot in center. On either side of handle is a female head in profile facing left. Between the heads on either side is a large triangular palmette in a triangular frame. Intact. On inside of cover: 1234/S- and 12.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Green, J. R. 1986. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: University Museum.. The University Museum. Vol. University Museum 1; USA 22. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 23-24; p. 57, fig. 4, 1; pl. 30, 1-3View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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