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Lekythos

Attributed to the Carlsruhe Painter
Period:
Classical
Date:
2nd quarter of 5th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; red-figure
Dimensions:
Diameter: 2 11/16 × 1 1/2 × 1 13/16 in. (6.9 × 3.7 × 4.7 cm) Height: 7 1/2 in. (19.1 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1941
Accession Number:
41.162.152
Not on view
Obverse, Dionysos.
Hoppin, James C. and Albert Gallatin. 1926. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, USA 1, Hoppin and Gallatin Collections. pp. 11–12, Gallatin pl. 18.3, Cambridge, Mass: Harvard University Press.

Beazley, John D. 1963[1942]. Attic Red-figure Vase-painters, Vols. 1 and 2, 2nd ed. p. 733, no. 70, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

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