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Lekythos

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Object Number:L-64-29
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cumaean
Provenience: Italy
South Italy
Manufacture Location: Cumae
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Black Figure
Iconography:Goose
Height: 17.5 cm
Outside Diameter:7.2 cm
Other Number:82-21 - Philadelphia Museum of Art Number

Description

Complete. Black glaze: foot including underside; lower wall; neck and lip. Decoration of body on light brown ground. In center, opposite handle, is a large goose rearing up, wings outstretched, facing toward left. Under handle is a complete palmette and on each side of it are tendrills. Inner details of goose in incision, front outlined by white line.

Bibliography:

[Book] Monumenti Antichi.. Vol. 22. Type CitationView Objects related to this Type Citation

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