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Object Number: 73-25-1
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
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
Height: 21.8cm
Outside Diameter:7.6cm
Credit Line:Gift of Robert H. Bates, 1973
Other NumberL-224-2 - Other Number

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.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] 1965. Guide to the Collections, The University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p.56View Objects cited in this Publication

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