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Lekythos

Attributed to the Painter of the New York Hypnos
Period:
Classical
Date:
ca. 440–430 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; red-figure, white-ground
Dimensions:
Overall: 16 5/8 in. (42.2 cm) Diameter: 4 1/2 × 2 9/16 × 3 1/16 in. (11.4 × 6.5 × 7.7 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1923
Accession Number:
23.160.37
Not on view
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1925. "Recent Classical Accessions." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 20(2): pp. 48-9, fig. 3.

Beazley, John D. 1963[1942]. Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, Vols. 1 and 2, 2nd ed. p. 1242, no. 3 bottom, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

Tzachou-Alexandroi, Olga E. 1986. "Athenaike Leuke Lekythos apo tov Archaio Oropo." Philia epē eis Geōrgion E. Mylōnan : dia ta 60 etē tou anaskaphikou tou ergou, Vivliothēkē tēs en Athēnais Archaiologikēs Hetaireias, Vol. 3. pl. 20b, Athens: Hē en Athēnais Archaiologikē Hetaireia.

Oakley, John H. 2004. Picturing Death in Classical Athens: The Evidence of the White Lekythoi. p. 78, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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