Lekythos

Greek


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Dimensions

19.3 cm (7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

92.2606

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Principal design the beads of Dionysos and Ariadne, vis-a-vis. Her face was originally painted white, but the color has nearly disappeared.

Provenance

By 1882: Edward Robinson Collection (bought in Athens in 1882); gift of Edward Robinson to MFA, February 10, 1892

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Robinson