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Accession_Number 25.8.6
adlib_title Perhaps Euboean black figure lekythos
Shape Lekythos
Shape_description Handle is small and joined from shoulder to neck. Shallow cup mouth.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Perhaps Euboean
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 7.5YR 7/4
Decoration Lip inside and outside black. Shoulder: five lotus buds separated by spots, body- probably a runner facing left between youthfull onlookers; the figures in the center and on the left completely repainted. Below, thick black band. Rim of foot missing, but remainder is reserved.
Inscriptions
Condition Incomplete, neck and mouth glued back on, most of foot still missing. Decoration glaze has become very worn. The rim of the mouth is chipped, and there is a large hole in one side of the shoulder. Most of the decoration on the body is missing, the band below it, very faded. Foot barely remains.
Technique/Style Black figure
Provenance
Period Late Archaic
Date 525-500
Dating_details
Artist Fat Runner Group
Attribution Beazley: ABV 698.11bis; but see A.D. Ure ('Euboean')
Image
2002.97.0696.jpg
2002.97.0696.jpg
Left side view of a Euboean black-figure lekythos.
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2002.97.0697.jpg
2002.97.0697.jpg
Right side view of a Euboean black-figure lekythos.
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2002.97.0698.jpg
2002.97.0698.jpg
Top view of a Euboean black-figure lekythos, showing the mouth and shoulder design.
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2002.97.0699.jpg
2002.97.0699.jpg
Oblique view, from below, of a Euboean black-figure lekythos, showing the base and part of the figure on the body.
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2003.11.0003.jpg
2003.11.0003.jpg
Side view of a Euboean black-figure lekythos.
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2011.98.0045.jpg
2011.98.0045.jpg
Profile view of the left side of a perhaps Euboean lekythos, showing a runner approaching a draped man.
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2011.98.0046.jpg
Oblique top view of a perhaps Euboean black-figure lekythos, showing a runner between two draped men.
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2011.98.0047.jpg
2011.98.0047.jpg
Detail of the front of a perhaps Euboean black-figure lekythos, showing a runner approaching a draped man.
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2011.98.0048.jpg
Detail of the front of a perhaps Euboean black-figure lekythos, showing a runner between two draped men.
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2011.98.0049.jpg
2011.98.0049.jpg
Detail of the right side of a perhaps Euboean black-figure lekythos, showing a runner and a draped man.
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2011.98.0050.jpg
2011.98.0050.jpg
Frontal view of a perhaps Euboean black-figure lekythos, showing a runner and a draped man.
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2011.98.0052.jpg
2011.98.0052.jpg
Right side view of a perhaps Euboean black-figure lekythos, showing the shape of the handle.
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2011.98.0053.jpg
2011.98.0053.jpg
View of the back of a perhaps Euboean black-figure lekythos, showing the front of the handle.
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2011.98.0054.jpg
2011.98.0054.jpg
Top view of a perhaps Euboean black-figure lekythos, showing the mouth and shoulder design.
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2011.98.0055.jpg
2011.98.0055.jpg
Oblique view, from below, of a perhaps Euboean black-figure lekythos, showing the base and part of the figures on the body.
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2011.98.0056.jpg
2011.98.0056.jpg
Top view of a perhaps Euboean black-figure lekythos, showing the mouth and shoulder design.
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Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 11.10; ABV 698.11bis
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB 306665
Height 13.1
Diameters Mouth 3.1; body 7.8
Handle_height 3.7
Other_dims.
Location Education
Edited_by Georgina; Karen; Joana Varela
Date_edited 03.09.2002; 05.04.2004; 05.04.2017
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