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Lekythos

Attributed to the Class of Athens 581
Period:
Late Archaic
Date:
early 5th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; black-figure
Dimensions:
H. 6 3/4 in. (17.2 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1941
Accession Number:
41.162.256
Not on view
Three warriors running to left with large, circular shields covering their bodies.
Hoppin, James C. and Albert Gallatin. 1926. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, USA 1, Hoppin and Gallatin Collections. p. 91, Gallatin pl. 42.6, Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

Beazley, John D. 1956. Attic Black-figure Vase-painters. p. 490, no. 36, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

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