Terracotta lekythos (oil flask)

Attributed to the Diosphos Painter

Period: Archaic

Date: ca. 500 B.C.

Culture: Greek, Attic

Medium: Terracotta; black-figure

Dimensions: H. 7 11/32 in. (18.8 cm.)

Classification: Vases

Credit Line: Gift of Dietrich von Bothmer, 1964

Accession Number: 64.300


Depicted on the vase, between two women, is Theseus slaying the Minotaur.