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Lekythos

Period:
Classical
Date:
ca. 475–450 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; red-figure, white-ground
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 13/16in. (14.8cm) Diameter: 2 3/8 × 1 5/16 × 1 11/16 in. (6.1 × 3.3 × 4.3 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1941
Accession Number:
41.162.95
Not on view
Falling warrior, shot by an arrow.
Hoppin, James C. and Albert Gallatin. 1926. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, USA 1, Hoppin and Gallatin Collections. p. 16, Gallatin pl. 27.2, Cambridge, Mass: Harvard University Press.

Beazley, John D. 1963[1942]. Attic Red-figure Vase-painters, Vols. 1 and 2, 2nd ed. p. 303, no. 4, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

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