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Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Lekythos

Attributed to the Class of Copenhagen 4986
Period:
Classical
Date:
late 5th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; red-figure, white-ground
Dimensions:
Height: 10 7/8 in. (27.6 cm) Diameter: 3 3/16 × 2 3/16 × 2 1/4 in. (8.2 × 5.5 × 5.7 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of P. H. Reynolds, 1907
Accession Number:
07.1
Not on view
Richter, Gisela M. A., Marjorie J. Milne, and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1922. Shapes of Greek Vases. New York.

Richter, Gisela M. A. and Marjorie J. Milne. 1935. Shapes and Names of Athenian Vases. p. 15, fig. 98, New York: Plantin Press.

Beazley, John D. 1963[1942]. Attic Red-figure Vase-painters, Vols. 1 and 2, 2nd ed. p. 1389, no. 2 bottom, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

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