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Accession_Number 45.10.29
adlib_title Attic black figure lekythos
Shape Lekythos
Shape_description Phanyllis shape
Material Terracotta
Fabric Attic
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 5YR 6/6
Decoration Fragments that join 45.10.23: a)The handle's back is black. On the shoulder there is a voluted palmette with petal-shaped divisions between two male draped figures that are facing it, holding their himatia? with their left hands. b) There is part of a thin line that contours the lower part of the shoulder. c) The upper part of a warrior, wearing a red helmet and carrying a shield. Behind him , there is part of an object? in added red. d) The right part bears the left part of the previous warrior's shield. The left part of the fragment depicts the upper part of another draped male figure holding a spear.
Inscriptions
Condition Four of 13 rejoining fragments
Technique/Style Black figure
Provenance
Period Late Archaic
Date
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image

2006.20.0664.jpg
2006.20.0664.jpg
Top view of Attic lekythos fragments that can be joined, showing the exterior.


2006.20.0667.jpg
2006.20.0667.jpg
Top view of Attic lekythos fragments that can be joined, showing the interior.
Comparanda
Bibliography
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height
Diameters Shoulder 8.6
Handle_height 3.8
Other_dims.
Location 11.1.8
Edited_by Georgia; Will
Date_edited 02.07.2003; 10.7.2007
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