Terracotta lekythos (oil flask)
- Attributed to the Icarus Painter
- 2nd quarter of 5th century B.C.
- Greek, Attic
- Terracotta; red-figure, white-ground
- H. 5 3/16 in. (13.1 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Gift of Mrs. Frank Knox, 1953
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Woman seated before kalathos (wool basket)
The painter here has carefully rendered the wool filling the kalathos. A mirror hangs above.