Oil flask (lekythos)

Greek
about 510–490 B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Dimensions

14.5 cm (5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

10.556

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Six Technique. On shoulder a black figure cock between ivy leaves. On the body, painted white on the black varnish, a draped figure seated between two nude figures carrying spears.

Credit Line

Gift of P. Steryos