Lekane with cover

Greek


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Corinthia, Corinth

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 482.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.179 H. 0.175 D.

Accession Number

92.2602a-b

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

(a) Principal design a frieze of lions, sphinxes, and human-headed birds. (b) Cover of deeper-colored clay, decorated with lines, rays, and bands. Said to have been found near Corinth.

Provenance

By 1882: Edward Robinson Collection (purchased in Athens in 1882: said to have been found near Corinth); gift of Edward Robinson to MFA, February 10, 1892

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Robinson