Terracotta lekythos (oil flask)

Attributed to the Painter of the Yale Lekythos

Period: Classical

Date: ca. 470–460 B.C.

Culture: Greek, Attic

Medium: Terracotta; red-figure, white-ground

Dimensions: H. 5 1/2 in. (14 cm); diameter 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm); H. as restored 6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm)

Classification: Vases

Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1907

Accession Number: 07.286.44


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