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Terracotta lekythos (oil flask)

Attributed to the Workshop of the Diosphos Painter
Period:
Archaic
Date:
early 5th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; white-ground
Dimensions:
H. 8 5/8 in. (21.8 cm) diameter 2 15/16 in. (7.5 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of Dietrich von Bothmer, 1951
Accession Number:
51.163
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 155
Centaur
Beazley, John D. 1963[1942]. Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, Vols. 1 and 2, 2nd ed. p. 301, no. 7, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

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