Terracotta lekythos (oil flask)
ca. 420 B.C.
H.: 14 1/16 in. (35.7 cm)
Rogers Fund, 1908
Woman between two youths
The youth at the left and the woman are clasping hands, a rare subject on funerary lekythoi. Indeed, while the tenor of the scenes is solemn and still, displays of emotion are unusual.