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Accession_Number 45.6.14
adlib_title Attic black figure lekythos
Shape Lekythos
Shape_description Shallow cup mouth
Material Terracotta
Fabric Attic
Fabric_description
Munsell_color
Decoration Lip reserved. Shoulder - 7-leaved palmette between two onlookers. Body: Hoplite leaving home, between two pairs of onlookers with spears. Red for hair, folds of himatia, helmet, four leaves of palmette. White for shield device (4 spokes of wheel)
Inscriptions
Condition
Technique/Style Black figure
Provenance
Period Late Archaic
Date 525-500
Dating_details
Artist Group of the Hoplite-Leaving-Home; Phanyllis Group E
Attribution Ure ('Group of the Hoplite-Leaving-Home')
Image
2003.97.0614.jpg
2003.97.0614.jpg
Front view of an Attic black-figure lekythos, showing a hoplite between attendants.
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2003.97.0615.jpg
2003.97.0615.jpg
Back view of an Attic black-figure lekythos, showing the handle.
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2003.97.0616.jpg
2003.97.0616.jpg
Top view of an Attic black-figure lekythos, showing the mouth.
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2003.97.0617.jpg
2003.97.0617.jpg
Bottom view of an Attic black-figure lekythos, showing the base.
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2004.51.0098.jpg
2004.51.0098.jpg
Front view of an Attic black-figure lekythos, showing a hoplite between attendants.
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Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 11.9; ABV 699.276sexies
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB 306676
Height 18.0
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims.
Location Warfare
Edited_by Karen; Kinsey
Date_edited 05.04.2004; 06.01.2006
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