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Artist: Class of Athens 581, Greek, Attic. ca. 500–475 B.C.

Attic Black-Figure Lekythos

ca. 500–475 B.C.

Terracotta, black-figure

17.7 × 7.1 cm (6 15/16 × 2 13/16 in.)
diameter of foot: 4.7 cm (1 7/8 in.)
diameter of mouth: 4.4 cm (1 3/4 in.)
Yale University Art Gallery
1967.74.17
Culture: 
Greek, Attic
Period: 
Classical
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Unknown, but at the Yale University Art Gallery prior to 1967 (found in storage)

Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, Yale University Art Gallery (Darmstadt, Germany: Verlag Philipp von Zabern, 2016), 47, no. 34, pl. 96.1-4, fig. 29.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.