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Lekythos

Object Number:MS463
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Italy
Campania
Pompeii
Manufacture Location: Attica
Date Made: 500-450 BCE
Early Date: -500
Late Date: -450
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Black Glaze
Height: 11 cm
Outside Diameter:4.8 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Edward W. Lehman, 1891
Other Number:8040 - Old Museum Number

Description

Top of foot, body, lip and outside of handle fully black glazed, the rest unglazed. On shoulder are reverse tongues, widely spaced, the points at the edge of the shoulder. Around base of neck a row of glazed dots. On underside of base is written: "Pompeii 20" and "1849."

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