Ancient Art

Black glaze lekanis with lid

425–375 B.C.

Terracotta

other (Height with Lid): 9.8 cm(3 7/8 in.) other (Width with Handles): 18.9 cm(7 7/16 in.)
Gift of Ambassador and Mrs. William Witman, II, B.A. 1935
1993.46.29a-b
Culture: 
Greek, Attic
Period: 
Late Classical
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Ambassador and Mrs. William Witman, II; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., acquired from the above, 1993.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions and Gifts 1993,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (1994): 173.

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