Terracotta kylix: lip-cup (drinking cup)

Attributed to the Tleson Painter
Signed by Tleson as potter
Period: Archaic
Date: 3rd quarter of the 6th century B.C.
Culture: Greek, Attic
Medium: Terracotta; black-figure
Dimensions: height as restored: 5 5/16 in. (13.5 cm) Other: 8 15/16 in. (22.7 cm) Other (width with handles): 11 13/16in. (30cm) Diam. of foot: 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm)
Classification: Vases
Credit Line: Fletcher Fund, 1927
Accession Number: 27.122.30

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